The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini. Story of a boy Amir, from Afghanistan who needs to find his way in the world as he realizes that his own belief system is not that of his dominant culture. Set in Afghanistan and the United States.
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford. An awesome insight into the lives of those Japanese Americans affected by World War II Internment Camps. My husband's grandfather and his family suffered the injustice of this as well.
Amanda just finished reading Room by Emma Donoghue. This novel, told from the perspective of a five-year-old boy, is a captivating tale about a mother's love for her son no matter what. Soon to be a movie.
The Hunger Games Trilogy Boxed Set - - The extraordinary, ground breaking New York Times bestsellers The Hunger Games and Catching Fire, along with the third book in The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins, Mocking
Anne of Green Gables by L. Montgomery "This is the first of the classic and much loved Anne of Green Gables series, where the lively imaginative red-haired orphan arrives at Green Gables and captures the hearts of everyone she meets.