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I was plesantly surprised--this turned out to be a very good book--yay, since I work for her publisher!

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A Discovery of Witches By Deborah Harkness (All Souls Trilogy). In a sparkling debut, A Discovery of Witches became the "it" book of early bringing Deborah Harkness into the spotlight and galvanizing fans around the world.

Ninety-something-year-old Jacob Jankowski remembers his time in the circus as a young man during the Great Depression, and his friendship with Marlena, the star of the equestrian act, and Rosie, the elephant, who gave them hope.

I have to read this before i see the movie. Water For Elephants Sara Gruen

must read

Redeeming Love, by Francine Rivers is a historical romance novel set in the Gold Rush in California. The story is inspired by the book of Hosea from the Bible. Its central theme is to portray the redeeming love of God towards sinners.

Man who loved books too much | Ypsilanti District Library

The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession, by Allison Hoover Bartlett What drives people to steal? John Charles Gilkey, a con artist.

Friday Favorites | Quote from The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho “The lake was silent for some time. Finally, it said: “I weep for Narcissus, but I never noticed that Narcissus was beautiful. I weep because, each time he knelt beside my banks, I could see, in the depths of his eyes, my own beauty reflected.”

The Alchemist => One of my favorite quotes from this book: "When you really want something, the whole universe conspires in helping you to achieve it." The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Just finished this on my commute today.  Incredible, jaw-dropping, heart-wrenching, tear-jerking story.  But definitely a must-read.  Completely changed my mind about the Afghan culture and makes me want to help!

The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini. Story of a boy Amir, from Afghanistan who needs to find his way in the world as he realizes that his own belief system is not that of his dominant culture. Set in Afghanistan and the United States.

14 Books To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

14 Books To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

14 Books To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen - Leonard Leonard Johnson some of these look quite good.

This is such an amazing journey into creation and the Living Word. As a parent, the story alone was touching, but the transformation of the main character through the love and friendship of God is life changing. To say this is deep, is an understatement. I would recommend it to anyone. Christian, or not.

Booktopia has The Shack, When Tragedy Confronts Eternity by Wm Paul Young. Buy a discounted Paperback of The Shack online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

The Millenium Trilogy

Millennium Trilogy

Just finished this series: Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo; The Girl Who Played With Fire; The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest)

Shadow of Night: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy) by Deborah Harkness http://www.amazon.com/dp/0670023485/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_tfzhwb0MFBH2V

'Shadow of Night: A Novel (All Souls Trilogy)' by Deborah Harkness ---- "Together we lifted our feet and stepped into the unknown"--the thrilling sequel to the New York Times bestseller A Discovery of Witch.

For my historical fiction book I read 'The Book Thief'. I really enjoyed this book. I think there were many unique aspects all throughout this book. One of these aspects is the fact that the narrator is a mystery all throughout the book (I solved this mystery very  quickly).

Good Reads: Spring Reading List

The Book Thief, Markus Zusak, is a historical fiction novel set in Nazi Germany. Told from the perspective of a personified version of Death, The Book Thief is a outstanding and unique story that shows what it's like to be alone and afraid.

Books worth reading

8 Best-Sellers Started During National Novel Writing Month

15 Young Adult Books Every Adult Should Read: A collection of young-adult books that would appeal to adult readers unfamiliar with the genre.

15 Young-Adult Books Every Adult Should Read

A collection of young adult books that would appeal to adult readers unfamiliar with the genre. I hate reading but this could come in handy if I have to read choice books this year in school!

My dad recommends this and I think i will have to try it.

Cutting for Stone (Paperback)

Cutting for Stone - Abraham Verghese - a great sweeping, dramatic novel of Indian brothers growing up in Ethiopia. Loved it!

The 5 People You Meet In Heaven - thought provoking, with heart wrenching twist at the end. Makes you realize, that the lives you touch are all around you.

The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom New

The Five People You Meet in Heaven - Mitch Albom.excellent book, I've read it several times and I still love it.

Jane Austen is an amazing writer!! Love this book. Definitely a classic

Pride and Prejudice & Free Printables