Pax

The First book in the Pax series by Sara Pennypacker. Illustrated by Jon Klassen Synopsis: Pax and Peter have been inseparable ever since Peter rescued him as a kit. But one day, the unimaginable happens: Peter's dad enlists in the military and makes him return the fox to the wild. At his grandfather's house, three... Continue Reading →

Star-Crossed

A Novel by Barbara Dee Synopsis: Twelve-year-old Mattie is thrilled when she learns the eighth grade play will be Romeo and Juliet. In particular, she can’t wait to share the stage with Gemma Braithwaite, who has been cast as Juliet. Gemma is brilliant, pretty—and British!—and Mattie starts to see her as more than just a... Continue Reading →

Murder in the Hamptons

A Novel by Amy Garvey Synopsis: Maggie Harding has a few rules for living. Order, control, and carefully checked-off to-do lists equal a safe life. Safe is good. What's not good is, oh, hmmm, maybe having a wild, passionate, naked pizza-eating weekend fling with Tyler Brody, the kind of guy who leaves a girl shaken... Continue Reading →

Since You’ve Been Gone

A Novel by Morgan Matson Synopsis: Emily is about to take some risks and have the most unexpected summer ever. Before Sloane, Emily didn’t go to parties, she barely talked to guys, and she didn’t do anything crazy. Enter Sloane, social tornado and the best kind of best friend—someone who yanks you out of your... Continue Reading →

A Court of Silver Flames

The Fourth book in Sarah J Maas’ A Court of Thorns and Roses series Synopsis: Nesta Archeron has always been prickly-proud, swift to anger, and slow to forgive. And ever since being forced into the Cauldron and becoming High Fae against her will, she's struggled to find a place for herself within the strange, deadly... Continue Reading →

Lane Continues

The Fourth Book in Anna J. Adams Lane Changes Saga Synopsis: As my grandfather said years ago, “For every good thing, there’s a bad thing to even it out, and vice versa” Good: I was happily married to Sam Seeley. Good: Sam and I were beginning our family and everything was going smoothly. Good: Rob... Continue Reading →

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

The First book in the millennium series by Stieg Larsson Synopsis: Harriet Vanger, a scion of one of Sweden's wealthiest families disappeared over forty years ago. All these years later, her aged uncle continues to seek the truth. He hires Mikael Blomkvist, a crusading journalist recently trapped by a libel conviction, to investigate. He is... Continue Reading →

Before the Crown

A Novel by Flora Harding Synopsis: Windsor Castle, 1943 – As war rages across the world, Princess Elizabeth comes face to face with the dashing naval officer she first met in London nine years before. One of the youngest first lieutenants in the Royal Navy, Philip represents everything she has always been taught to avoid.... Continue Reading →

Safe Haven

A Novel by Nicholas Sparks Synopsis: When a mysterious young woman named Katie appears in the small North Carolina town of Southport, her sudden arrival raises questions about her past. Beautiful yet self-effacing, Katie seems determined to avoid forming personal ties until a series of events draws her into two reluctant relationships: one with Alex,... Continue Reading →

Dot Homme

A Novel by Jane Moore Synopsis: Jess Monroe is 34 and perfectly happy being single. But her friends think otherwise and, as a birthday present, buy her an ad on an internet dating site. Furious, she eventually agrees to try it out — and ventures into a world where the description on the tin rarely... Continue Reading →

Ahab’s Return or The Last Voyage

A Novel by Jeffrey Ford Synopsis: At the end of a long journey, Captain Ahab returns to the mainland to confront the true author of the novel Moby-Dick, his former shipmate, Ishmael. For Ahab was not pulled into the ocean’s depths by a harpoon line, and the greatly exaggerated rumors of his untimely death have... Continue Reading →

Bewitched in Oz

A Novel by Laura J. Burns Synopsis: Even though sorcery is forbidden in Oz, Zerie Greenapple is determined to use her magic. When the Flying Monkeys find Zerie and her friends using magic, one of their gang is captured. Three friends go on the run through the wild landscapes of Oz to try and find... Continue Reading →

Gone Girl

A Novel by Gillian Flynn Synopsis: On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made when Nick’s clever and beautiful wife disappears. Husband-of-the-Year Nick isn’t doing himself any favors with cringe-worthy daydreams about the slope and shape... Continue Reading →

The Lost World

The Second book in Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park series Synopsis: It is now six years since the secret disaster at Jurassic Park, six years since the extraordinary dream of science and imagination came to a crashing end—the dinosaurs destroyed, the park dismantled, and the island indefinitely closed to the public. There are rumors that something... Continue Reading →

Prodigy

The second book in the Legend series by Marie Lu Synopsis: June and Day arrive in Vegas just as the unthinkable happens: the Elector Primo dies, and his son Anden takes his place. With the Republic edging closer to chaos, the two join a group of Patriot rebels eager to help Day rescue his brother... Continue Reading →

A Feast for Crows

The Fourth book in The Song of Ice and Fire series by George R. R. Martin Synopsis: A Feast for Crows It seems too good to be true. After centuries of bitter strife and fatal treachery, the seven powers dividing the land have decimated one another into an uneasy truce. Or so it appears...With the... Continue Reading →

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