Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain. Argues we dramatically undervalue introverts; shows how much we lose in doing so; charts the rise of the Extrovert Ideal and explores how deeply it has come to permeate our culture; introduces us to successful introverts. Passionately argued, superbly researched, and filled with indelible stories of real people.
A supernatural thriller about a woman who gets caught in an ethereal love triangle between a ghost and a vampire. Arley Henke has purchased a beautiful mansion that was built in the early eighteen hundreds. She finds some journals written by Iris P., a woman who lived in the house during that era. As she reads the journals, Arley's soul joins with Iris P. Together they travel down a road of terror paved for them by the Dark Master, a vampire that has cursed the home centuries ago.