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Little Bee

• <b>Author:</b> Chris Cleave<p>The lives of a sixteen-year-old Nigerian orphan and a well-off British woman collide in this page-turning #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller and book club favorite from Chris Cleave.<p>We don’t want to tell you too much about this book. It is a truly special story and we don’t want to …

16 Stunning Minimalist Necklaces Inspired By Famous Authors

Excuse me while I get all the things.

The Summer Girls

• <b>Author:</b> Mary Alice Monroe<p>From <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe, the heartwarming first installment in the Lowcountry Summer trilogy, a poignant series following three half-sisters and their grandmother.<p>Three granddaughters. Three months. One summer house.<p>In this enchanting trilogy …

What do we really know about the effects of screen time on mental health?

Public Health England this week announced that too much time in front of TV and computer screens is causing increasing psychological problems, such as depression and anxiety, in children. The report, which can be found here, suggests that the amount of time spent playing computer games was …

Kids want to share when it's their choice - Futurity

When kids freely choose to share a favorite possession, they’re more likely to share in …

Belong to Me

• <b>Author:</b> Marisa de los Santos<p>“Marisa de los Santos’s Belong to Me is my favorite discovery of the past years: a terrific page-turner that’s also poignant, funny, surprising and deeply heartfelt.”<br>—Harlan Coben <br>“Complex, engaging, and surprisingly moving.”<br>—Boston Globe<p>The sensational New York Times …

Orphan Train

• <b>Author:</b> Christina Baker Kline<p>The #1 New York Times Bestseller<p>Now featuring a sneak peek at Christina's forthcoming novel A Piece of the World, coming February 2017.<p>Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel—the captivating story of a 91-year-old woman with a hidden past as an …

A Thousand Splendid Suns

• <b>Author:</b> Khaled Hosseini<p><b>Propelled by the same superb instinct for storytelling that made The Kite Runner a beloved classic, A Thousand Splendid Suns is at once an incredible chronicle of thirty years of Afghan history and a deeply moving story of family, friendship, faith, and the salvation to be</b> …

Ten Tiny Breaths

• <b>Author:</b> K.A. Tucker<p><i>Just breathe, Kacey. Ten tiny breaths. Seize them. Feel them. Love them</i>.<p>Four years ago Kacey Cleary’s life imploded when her car was hit by a drunk driver, killing her parents, boyfriend, and best friend. Still haunted by memories of being trapped inside, holding her boyfriend’s …

The Silver Star

• <b>Author:</b> Jeannette Walls<p>From the #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>The Glass Castle,</i> Jeannette Walls’ gripping new novel that "transports us with her powerful storytelling...She contemplates the extraordinary bravery needed to confront real-life demons in a world where the hardest thing to do …

Life of Pi

• <b>Author:</b> Yann Martel<p>MORE THAN SEVEN MILLION COPIES SOLD<p>The beloved and bestselling novel and winner of the Booker Prize, <i>Life of Pi</i>.<p><i>New York Times</i> Bestseller * <i>Los Angeles Times</i> Bestseller * <i>Washington Post</i> Bestseller * <i>San Francisco Chronicle</i> Bestseller * <i>Chicago Tribune</i> Bestseller<p>"A story to make you …

Divergent

• <b>Author:</b> Veronica Roth<p>This first book in Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy is the novel the inspired the major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet. This dystopian series set in a futuristic Chicago has captured the hearts of millions …

How to get children to read? Embrace the e-book

Despite fears digital literacy could overshadow children's reading skills, studies show that kids are delving into the literary world more than ever …

Philip Pullman: 'Loosening the chains of the imagination'

"If you want your children to be intelligent," Albert Einstein once remarked, "read them fairytales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairytales." It is a sentiment with which Philip Pullman heartily agrees. Which is as well, because his latest bestseller is a highly …

An Angel's Purpose

• <b>Author:</b> Kristie Cook<p><b>The phenomenon that began with A Demon’s Promise continues in Book 2 of the Soul Savers series.</b><p><i>Change is coming.</i><p>Having learned to cope with her grief, Alexis has settled into a quiet and predictable life. Until now, when a vampire appears in her room, ordering her to stop …

Fairest

• <b>Author:</b> Chanda Hahn<p>Mirror, Mirror, on the wall,<br>Who is the Fairest of them all?<br>In the sequel to UnEnchanted, Mina Grime discovers that all is not fair when it comes to the Fae and their tales, especially when they don’t all play by the rules. Barely surviving the Story’s first fairy tale quest, Mina …

Angelopolis

• <b>Author:</b> Danielle Trussoni<p><b>"A stunning follow-up to the best-seller Angelology. . . Part historical novel, fantasy, love story, thriller, and mystery. . . It's a must-read."</b><br>—<b>Booklist</b> (starred review) <br>A <i>New York Times</i> bestseller and global sensation, <i>Angelology</i> unfurled a brilliant tapestry of myth and …

Robopocalypse

• <b>Author:</b> Daniel H. Wilson<p>In this terrifying tale of humanity’s desperate stand against a robot uprising, Daniel H. Wilson has written the most entertaining sci-fi thriller in years. <br>Not far into our future, the dazzling technology that runs our world turns against us. Controlled by a childlike—yet …

Living Dead in Dallas

• <b>Author:</b> Charlaine Harris<p><b>Visit our Sookie Stackhouse series feature page</b>.<p>When a vampire asks Sookie Stackhouse to use her telepathic skills to find another missing vampire, she agrees under one condition: the bloodsuckers must promise to let the humans go unharmed. Easier said than done.

Kindred

• <b>Author:</b> Octavia Butler<p>Dana, a modern black woman, is celebrating her twenty-sixth birthday with her new husband when she is snatched abruptly from her home in California and transported to the antebellum South. Rufus, the white son of a plantation owner, is drowning, and Dana has been summoned to …

Compel (Rae Wilder #2)

• <b>Author:</b> Penelope Fletcher<p>Book Two. Rae is falling into darkness. Grieving the death of her friend at the hand of dark magics, she is full of hate and vengeance. Tracking Devlin and his followers across demon territory, she is forced to turn to the local shifter pack for help. Tricked into rescuing …

This Same Earth: Elemental Mysteries #2

• <b>Author:</b> Elizabeth Hunter<p>"Elemental Mysteries turned into one of the best paranormal series I've read this year. It's sharp, elegant, clever, evenly paced without dragging its feet and at the same time emotionally intense." —Nocturnal Book Reviews<br>~<br>When the world as you knew it has changed forever, …

Enchant (Rae Wilder #3)

• <b>Author:</b> Penelope Fletcher<p>Rae’s fragile emotions are becoming unhinged. Lochlann demands she keeps the bond with his brother secret, and the duties of High Priestess threaten to crush her rebellious nature, diminishing her glow. Breandan is her warrior, her light in the dark, but even he cannot hope …

Azuri Fae

• <b>Author:</b> India Drummond<p>Book 2 in the Caledonia Fae Series<p>A faerie prince disappears in the borderlands, and his father enlists the help of outcast Eilidh and her bonded druid, Quinton Munro. Tantalised with hints of a lost and ancient magic, they learn that time is working against them every step of …

Enemy of the Fae

• <b>Author:</b> India Drummond<p>Book 3 of the Caledonia Fae Fantasy Series<br>With a young, inexperienced monarch on the Caledonian throne and traitorous plots implicating those nearest Queen Eilidh, unrest is rife in the kingdom. She must sift through the intrigues and lies to survive, all while trying to …

Earth

• <b>Author:</b> Terra Harmony<p>After an elemental apocalypse, the fate of Earth hangs in the balance. The hunt for Micah in a world that has gone dim leads Kaitlyn straight to Shawn and One Less. While struggling to survive, she battles a side of her that is as dark as the rest of the planet. In the exciting …

Dark Power

• <b>Author:</b> Kristie Cook<p><b>The bestselling and highly acclaimed Soul Savers series, with over 1 million downloads, continues with Book 4, Dark Power.</b><p>As the Amadis prepare for war, Alexis returns to Florida with orders to relax and regenerate her powers, but her task list quickly grows—establish a new safe …

Air

• <b>Author:</b> Terra Harmony<p>She carries more than just elemental powers. In ‘Air’, the sequel to ‘Water’ of the Akasha Series, Kaitlyn has a secret. One she won’t be able to hide much longer. As the strongest Gaia the planet has ever seen, she must face mankind’s greatest enemy as he campaigns for ‘One …