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Here I Am: A Novel

Jonathan Safran Foer · Farrar
Pages: 592
Format: Print book

A monumental new novel from the bestselling author of Everything Is Illuminated and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close In the book of Genesis, when God calls out, "Abraham!" before ordering him to sacrifice his son, Isaac, Abraham responds, "Here I am." Later, when...
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Two She-Bears: A Novel

Meir Shalev · Schocken Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

One of Israel's most celebrated novelists - the acclaimed author of A Pigeon and a Boy - now gives us a story of village love and vengeance in the early days of British Palestine that is still being played out two generations later."In the year 1930, three farmers committed suicide...
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The Guineveres

Sarah Domet · Flatiron Books
Pages: 342
Format: Print book

"A first novel whose tone echoes that of Jeffrey Eugenides's The Virgin Suicides ... This phenomenal, character-driven story is mesmerizing." --Library Journal (starred review) To four girls who have nothing, their friendship is everything: they are each other's confidants,...
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A Quilt for Christmas: A Novel

Sandra Dallas · St Martin'S Press
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

With rich historical detail and vibrant characters, A Quilt for Christmas is the perfect novel about the bonds of family and the true meaning of sacrifice, from New York Times bestselling author SANDRA DALLAS It is 1864 and Eliza Spooner's husband, Will, has joined the Kansas Volunteers...
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Irena's children : the extraordinary story of the woman who saved 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto

Tilar J Mazzeo · Gallery Books
Format: Print book

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Paper Hearts

Meg Wiviott · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pages: 337
Format: Print book

A forbidden gift helps two teenage girls find hope, friendship, and the will to live in this "beautifully told true story about brave young women who refused to be victims and walked out of Auschwitz with their heads unbowed" (School Library Journal) .An act of defiance. A statement...
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Die Young with Me: A Memoir

Rob Rufus · Touchstone Books
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

In the tradition of John Green's The Fault in Our Stars and Me and Earl and the Dying Girl comes the incredibly moving true story of a teenager diagnosed with cancer and how music was the one thing that helped him get through his darkest days.Punk's not dead in rural West Virginia. In fact,...
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Second Glance: A Novel

Jodi Picoult · Pocket Books
Pages: 496
Format: Paperback

"A mesmerizing tale of love and second chances" (Booklist) , bestselling author Jodi Picoult crafts an intricate tale of love, haunting memories, and renewal.One day in Vermont, an old man puts a piece of land up for sale and unintentionally raises protest from the local Abenaki...
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