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The gospel of winter : a novel
by by Brendan Kiely

Book list *Starred Review* Kiely's gutsy debut addresses abuse in the Catholic Church. The year is 2001, the events of 9/11 are only two months ol...More
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Go, Otto, Go!
by David Milgrim

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The Road
by Cormac McCarthy

Publishers Weekly Violence, in McCarthy's postapocalyptic tour de force, has been visited worldwide in the form of a "long shear of light and th...More
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Origin
by Dan Brown

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Mission to Paris
by Alan Furst

Publishers Weekly Alan Furst's writing reminds me of a swim in perfect water on a perfect day, fluid and exquisite. One wants the feeling to go o...More
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Echo
by Pam Munoz Ryan

Publishers Weekly The fairy tale that opens this elegant trio of interconnected stories from Ryan (The Dreamer) sets the tone for the rest of the book...More
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They All Saw a Cat
by Brendan Wenzel

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Andi Unstoppable
by Amanda Flower

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The Killing Kind
by Chris Holm

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After Death
by Eric J. Guignard

Publishers Weekly This anthology addresses one of the most basic questions of human existence: what happens when we die? The answers come in the for...More
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The Invisible Guardian: A Novel
by Dolores Redondo

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Let it Shine
by Ashley Bryan

Publishers Weekly Bryan (Beautiful Blackbird) again proves himself a maestro with scissors (depicted on the endpages) in a series of arresting, kaleid...More
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Pillars of the Earth
by Ken Follett

Library Journal : A radical departure from Follett's novels of international suspense and intrigue, this chronicles the vicissitudes of a prior, h...More
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Dry bones in the valley : a novel
by by Tom Bouman

Publishers Weekly Although set in northeastern Pennsylvania, Bouman's outstanding debut has the feel of a western. Officer Henry Farrell became ...More
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The Man Who Walked between the Towers
by Mordicai Gerstein

Publishers Weekly : This effectively spare, lyrical account chronicles Philippe Petit's tightrope walk between Manhattan's World Trade Center towers i...More
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Paladin of Souls
by Lois McMaster Bujold

Publishers Weekly : In this sequel to The Curse of Chalion (2001), rich in sumptuous detail and speculative theology, dowager royina Ista Dy Baocia un...More
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How I Live Now
by Meg Rosoff

Publishers Weekly In our Best Books citation, PW said, "This riveting first novel paints a frighteningly realistic picture of a world war break...More
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The Octopus Scientists
by Sy Montgomery

Book list *Starred Review* This color-changing, tentacled shape-shifter can pour itself through a hole the size of a thimble, drill through seashells ...More
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Wait Till Helen Comes Home
by Mary Downing Hahn

School Library Journal : Gr 4-7 Ghost story fans have a spooky treat in store with Hahn's eerie new novel. Molly, the 12-year-old narrator, and her br...More
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Brokedown Cowboy
by Maisey Yates

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Silent Thunder: In the Presence of Elephants
by Katy Payne

Library Journal : In this mixture of personal saga, social commentary, and scientific research, Payne researches elephants' use of infrasound (sound b...More
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Comanche Moon
by Larry McMurtry

Library Journal : This prequel to the classic Lonesome Dove (LJ 7/85) follows Woodrow Call and Augustus McCrae through their years as Texas Rangers as...More
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G
by John Berger