Tuesday, February 17, 2015

What to read while waiting for...



The Nightingale
The Nightingale
By Hannah, Kristin
2015-02 - St. Martin's Press
9780312577223 Check Our Catalog …More


Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions!

Sarah's Key
Sarah's Key
By De Rosnay, Tatiana
2008-09 - Griffin
9780312370848 Check Our Catalog Haunting and suspenseful, life-affirming and beautiful, "Sarah's Key" offers a compelling portrait of occupied Paris and reveals the taboos and silence that surround this little-known episode in French history. …More


The Book Thief
The Book Thief
By Zusak, Markus
2007-09 - Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers
9780375842207 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Delaware Diamonds Award (2011) Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (2009) Green Mountain Book Award (2009)

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Set during World War II in Germany, Zusak's groundbreaking novel is the story of Liesel Meminger, a foster girl living outside of Munich. Liesel, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing, encounters something she cant resist: books.
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The Paris Architect
The Paris Architect
By Belfoure, Charles
2014-07 - Sourcebooks Landmark
9781402294150 Check Our Catalog A thrilling debut novel of World War II Paris, from an author who's been called "an up and coming Ken Follett." (Booklist) …More



Citadel
Citadel
By Mosse, Kate
2014-03 - William Morrow & Company
9780062281258 Check Our Catalog Combining the rugged action of Labyrinth with the haunting mystery of Sepulchre, #1 bestselling author Kate Mosse's eagerly awaited Citadel is a mesmerizing World War II story of daring and courage, in which a group of determined women fighting for the French Resistance risk their lives to save their homeland . . . and protect astonishing secrets buried in time. …More