Fall Books Guide | Funnywomen tell all. Following in Tina Fey’s Bossypants footsteps, Lena Dunham’s collection of essays, Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She’s “Learned” (Random House), arrives at the end of the month, followed by Amy Poehler’s memoir, Yes Please (Dey Street Books), in October.
There are two published editions of this odd, bifurcated novel. Depending on which copy you end up with, you'll either start with the story of the artist Francesco del Cossa, a Renaissance Italian fresco painter, or that of George, short for Georgia, a ‘60s teenager who recently lost her mother. Either way you will have the delightful experience of reading something truly innovative.
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers | 16 Books To Read If You Love San Francisco
This book was recommended by one of my students. It's not my typical read, but I did find it difficult to put down. Fahrenheit 451 is a dystopian novel which presents a future American society where books are outlawed and firemen burn any house that contains them. By Elizabeth Perez. ' <<< Oh I saw dis at my library! Imma get it along w/ Divergent!