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Beautiful Disaster

• <b>Author:</b> Jamie McGuire<p>A <i>New York Times</i> and <i>USA TODAY</i> bestseller about a good girl dangerously drawn to the ultimate bad boy.<p>The new Abby Abernathy is a good girl. She doesn’t drink or swear, and she has the appropriate number of cardigans in her wardrobe. Abby believes she has enough distance from the …

The Good Nurse

• <b>Author:</b> Charles Graeber<p>After his December 2003 arrest, registered nurse Charlie Cullen was quickly dubbed "The Angel of Death" by the media. But Cullen was no mercy killer, nor was he a simple monster. He was a favorite son, husband, beloved father, best friend, and celebrated caregiver. Implicated …

Someday, Someday, Maybe

• <b>Author:</b> Lauren Graham<p>From Lauren Graham, the beloved star of <i>Gilmore Girls</i> and <i>Parenthood,</i> comes a witty, charming, and hilariously relatable debut novel about a struggling young actress trying to get ahead―and keep it together―in New York City. <br>It’s January 1995, and Franny Banks has just six months …

Jumpstart to Skinny

• <b>Author:</b> Bob Harper & Greg Critser<p><b>#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • LOSE UP TO 20 POUNDS IN 21 DAYS!</b><p>In <i>The Skinny Rules,</i> celebrity trainer and coach of NBC’s <i>The Biggest Loser</i> Bob Harper delivers the ultimate strategy for healthy, long-term weight loss and “thin maintenance.” But what if you have a big …

Three Girls and a Baby

• <b>Author:</b> Rachel Schurig<p>Ginny McKensie's life is spiraling out of control.<p>Finished with college, she should have been planning her wedding. After all, Ginny and Josh were made for each other—everyone said so. Except the love of her life didn't agree.<p>Now Ginny is back in her hometown, unwillingly …

How to Eat a Cupcake

• <b>Author:</b> Meg Donohue<p>“An irresistible blend of sweet and tart, this book is truly a treat to be savored.”<br>—Beth Kendrick, author of The Bake Off and Second Time Around<p>“A sparkling, witty story about an unlikely, yet redemptive, friendship….Grab one of these for your best friend and read it …

Fly Away

• <b>Author:</b> Kristin Hannah<p><i>Once, a long time ago, I walked down a night-darkened road called Firefly Lane, all alone, on the worst night of my life, and I found a kindred spirit. That was our beginning. More than thirty years ago. TullyandKate. You and me against the world. Best friends forever. But</i> …

Outliers

• <b>Author:</b> Malcolm Gladwell<p>In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different?<p>His answer is that we pay too much …

The Wednesday Sisters

• <b>Author:</b> Meg Waite Clayton<p><b>NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER</b><p><b>BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Meg Waite Clayton’s The Wednesday Daughters.</b><br>Friendship, loyalty, and love lie at the heart of Meg Waite Clayton’s beautifully written, poignant, and sweeping novel of five women who, over the course of …

The Great Gatsby

• <b>Author:</b> F. Scott Fitzgerald<p>The exemplary novel of the Jazz Age, F. Scott Fitzgeralds' third book, <i>The Great Gatsby</i> (1925), stands as the supreme achievement of his career. T. S. Eliot read it three times and saw it as the "first step" American fiction had taken since Henry James; H. L. Mencken …

And the Mountains Echoed

• <b>Author:</b> Khaled Hosseini<p><b>An unforgettable novel about finding a lost piece of yourself in someone else.</b><p>Khaled Hosseini, the #1 <i>New York Times</i>–bestselling author of <i>The Kite Runner</i> and <i>A Thousand Splendid Suns</i>, has written a new novel about how we love, how we take care of one another, and how the …

The Forever of Ella and Micha

• <b>Author:</b> Jessica Sorensen<p>From the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>The Secret of Ella and Micha</i> comes a new story of hope, heartbreak, and the power of young love.<p><b>THE FOREVER OF ELLA AND MICHA</b><p>Ella is back at school, trying to focus on her future and forget the darkness of her past. Still, her …

The Light Between Oceans

• <b>Author:</b> M.L. Stedman<p>The years-long <i>New York Times</i> bestseller and major motion picture from Spielberg’s Dreamworks is “irresistible…seductive…with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page” (<i>O, The Oprah Magazine</i>).<p>After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne …

Take 5: Refreshments at Disney Parks

Spring is in the air, which means it’s time to gear up for warmer weather. From a Dole Whip Float at Tiki Juice Bar at Disneyland park to a Rose …

Private Island for a Day at Disney's Castaway Cay

Hello from Castaway Cay! There are no ships in sight today, but I’m here (with some Disney friends!) getting a taste of what private island life is …

Disney Parks After Dark: An Adventurous Beginning at Disneyland Paris

Tonight’s Disney Parks After Dark photo comes to us from Disneyland Paris on the eve of the park’s 21st anniversary.<p>Here, Photographer Tom Bricker …