The First Phone Call From Heaven by Mitch Albom. When the residents of a small town on Lake Michigan start receiving phone calls from the afterlife, they all become the subject of widespread attention. Is it the greatest miracle ever or a massive hoax?
A house in the sky / Amanda Lindhout / The dramatic and redemptive memoir of a woman whose curiosity led her to the world's most beautiful and remote places, its most imperiled and perilous countries, and then into fifteen months of harrowing captivity.
Where'd You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple. An incredibly inventive and engaging novel, told in various forms of correspondence, as put together by Bernadette's young teenage daughter. Did her mother (Best Christmas Novels)
As Commander of the International Space Station, Chris Hadfield captivated the world with stunning photos and commentary from space. Now, in his first book, Chris offers readers extraordinary stories… read more at Kobo.
The Juggler's Children A Journey Into Family, Legend and the Genes That Bind Us (Book) : Abraham, Carolyn : Science writer Carolyn Abraham tells the story of how she traced her genetic genealogy back to its scattered beginnings.
AN UNEXPECTED GRACE by Kristin von Kreisler. From bestselling author Kristin von Kreisler comes a poignant, uplifting novel of one woman's journey to healing, and the surprising soul mate that helps guide her there.
The Catcher in the Rye is the ALLTIME Classic teen book. OK, Holden Caulfield is rich and negative. His time in New York is journey into maturity. Read it. Don't shoot anybody with the book in your pocket or I will revoke your library card!
Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body.
Christine wakes up every morning with an unfamiliar man. She looks in the mirror and sees an unfamiliar, middle-aged face. And every morning, the man she wakes up to must explain that he is Ben, he… read more at Kobo.