February 2nd Stars Above By Marissa Meyer The enchantment continues. . . . The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories - and secrets - that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter… Continue reading Upcoming Releases – Early February 2016 (Feb 1st – 15th)
Well, because I'm a feminist. Actually, it really isn't that simple. Let me start from the beginning. I was raised for the first thirteen years of my life by a single (as in unmarried but dating) mother who instilled in me a profound love of reading and books. This same mother encouraged me to be… Continue reading Our Shared Shelf – Why I Joined Emma Watson’s Feminist Book Club
Fahrenheit 451 By Ray Bradbury At least once in his career, every fireman gets an itch. What do the books say, he wonders. Oh, to scratch that itch, eh? Summary: Guy Montag is a fireman. In his world, where television rules and literature is on the brink of extinction, firemen start fires rather than put… Continue reading Banned Books Week 2015 – Day Two – September 28th
On February 3rd, 2015 Harper Publisher, an imprint of HarperCollins, announced that Harper Lee, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird, will be publishing a new book on July 14, 2015. The book, titled Go Set a Watchman, is Lee's second novel and will be a sequel to the beloved classic that is… Continue reading Scout is back – The cover of Harper Lee’s eagerly-awaited sequel is released!