Sixteen year old New Yorker Holden Caulfield  leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days.

The Catcher in the Rye - Written by the greatest American Writers of all time, J. D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye is a classic. It’s also one of the most controversial books of all time due to the use of profanity and sexuality throughout the book.

Piscine Molitor "Pi" Patel, a Tamil boy from Pondicherry, explores issues of spirituality and practicality from an early age. He survives 227 days after a shipwreck while stranded on a boat in the Pacific Ocean with a Bengal tiger named Richard Parker.

Recommended Read: Life of Pi ~ Yann Martel: Great story of faith and perseverance!

I Am Number Four (Lorien Legacies Series #1)

I Am Number Four (Lorien Legacies Series #1)

Title: I Am Number Four (Lorien Legacies Series Author: Pittacus Lore Read In: Nook ePub Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi Publisher: Har.

After discovering a seemingly Edenic paradise on an island in a Thai national park, Richard soon finds that since civilized behavior tends to dissolve without external restraints, the utopia is hard to maintain.

The Beach by Alex Garland. Brandi says: Much better than the movie. I wish there were more books by Garland. He has so few out but I would be first in line to get anything new.

I Am the Messenger, by Marcus Zusak- this man is such an amazing writer! I am always floored by his work. Another one that will change the way you look at the world.

Oct 15 Guest Post: Small Things Become Big in Markus Zusak's I Am the Messenger

I Am the Messenger - Markus Zusak Ed's life is one of peaceful routine and incompetence until he inadvertently stops a bank robbery and the first ace arrives in the mail. That's when Ed becomes the messenger.

Tommo and Hawk

Tommo and Hawk (Potato Factory Trilogy) [Mass Market Paperback]

When she fell pregnant as a teenager in Ireland in 1952, Philomena Lee was sent to the convent of Roscrea, Co. Limerick, to be looked after ...

The Lost child of Philomena Lee: A Mother, Her Son and a 50 Year Search - Martin Sixsmith

The Happiest Refugee: A Memoir

The Happiest Refugee- The laugh-out-loud, reach-for-your-hanky story of one of Australia's best-loved comedians

April Fool's Day

The author of THE POWER OF ONE celebrates the life of his son Damon, a haemophiliac, who died from medically acquired AIDS at the age of .

Solomon Northup is a free man, living in New York. Then he is kidnapped and sold into slavery. Drugged, beaten, given a new name and transpo...

Twelve Years a Slave Directed by Steve McQueen Writers: John Ridley (screenplay), Solomon Northup (based on "Twelve Years a Slave". Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael K. Williams and Michael Fassbender.

Shadow Boxing

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