Elizabeth Wein“In 1943, a British fighter plane crashes in Nazi-occupied France and the survivor tells a tale of friendship, war, espionage, and great courage as she relates what she must to survive while keeping secret all that she can.”17.
But then we learn that two of the family’s teenage boys have committed a heinous act and slowly the layers of civility and privilege are excruciatingly peeled away.
Ten years after the Columbine Massacre, investigative reporter Dave Cullen looks at the events leading up to and following the tragedy in an attempt to learn how something like this could happen, and to analyze the impact that these two students left on the country.18.
Cait Murphy Journey back to 1908, the year the Cubs became the dynasty of the baseball world.
11/22/63—Stephen King Jake Epping, a modern high school English teacher, is enlisted by an acquaintance who has discovered a way to travel back in time, and who asks that Jake travel back to the late 1950’s in order to prevent the assassination of John F. Courtney Summers“After being assaulted by the sheriff’s son, Kellan Turner, Romy Grey was branded a liar and bullied by former friends, finding refuge only in the diner where she works outside of town, but when a girl with ties to both Romy and Kellan goes missing and news of him assulting another girl gets out, Romy must decide whether to speak out again or risk having more girls hurt.”3.—Neil Gaiman“A master of inventive fiction pens the story of an ex-con who is offered a job as a bodyguard for Mr. Shadow soon learns that his role in the man’s schemes are far more dangerous and dark than he could have ever imagined.”Helen Ellis“Meet the women of American Housewife: they wear lipstick, pearls, and sunscreen, even when it’s cloudy. These twelve irresistible stories take us from a haunted prewar Manhattan apartment building to the set of a rigged reality television show.
Vicious, fresh, and nutty as a poisoned Goo Goo Cluster.”5.