Savvy by Ingrid Law
3.98 /5

For generations, the Beaumont family has harbored a magical secret. They each possess a "savvy" -a special supernatural power that strikes when they turn thirteen. Grandpa Bomba moves mountains, her o...

Roma by Steven Saylor
3.91 /5

Spanning a thousand years, and following the shifting fortunes of two families though the ages, this is the epic saga of Rome, the city and its people.     Weaving history, legend, and new archaeologi...

Doña Bárbara by Rómulo Gallegos
3.79 /5

, en la que la llanura venezolana es el personaje central, es la obra de mayor éxito de Rómulo Gallegos. En ella dramatiza el conflicto entre civilización y barbarie que a su parecer definía el ser de...

अर्थला by Vivek Kumar
4.33 /5

मिट्टी से घड़े बनाने वाले मनुष्य ने हजारों वर्षों में अपना भौतिक ज्ञान बढाकर उसी मिट्टी से यूरेनियम छानना भले ही सीख लिया हो, परन्तु उसके मानसिक विकास की अवस्था आज भी आदिकालीन है । काल कोई भी रहा हो - ...

Chasing the Devil: The Search for Africa's Fighting Spirit by Tim Butcher
4.14 /5

For many years Sierra Leone and Liberia have been too dangerous to travel through, bedevilled by a uniquely brutal form of violence from which sprang many of Africa's cruellest contemporary icons. Thi...

Äldreomsorgen i övre Kågedalen by Nikanor Teratologen
3.77 /5

Nikanor Teratologens debutroman från 1992 kom aldrig ut i pocket, eftersom hans dåvarande förlag - Norstedts - blev skitskraja av allt bråk och alla skandaler. Nu är den i alla fall här: Äldreomsorgen...

The Penalty Box by Deirdre Martin
3.80 /5

Can a jock and a nerd find true love together?Everyone from Didsbury High remembers Katie Fisher as the dumpy brainiac from the poor side of town.Everyone from Didsbury High remembers Paul van Dorn as...

How We Became Posthuman: Virtual Bodies in Cybernetics, Literature, and Informatics by N. Katherine Hayles
4.04 /5

In this age of DNA computers and artificial intelligence, information is becoming disembodied even as the "bodies" that once carried it vanish into virtuality. While some marvel at these changes, envi...

Intellectual by J.E. Bean
2.60 /5

Grace and her friends were just assigned their government jobs, and quickly realize that they won't survive long fighting others for government entertainment. Peter was always such a jerk in school an...

Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, Pearl of Great Price by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
4.35 /5

The Book of Mormon contains the writings of men who lived upon the American continent approximately 600 B.C to 400 A.D. They are written to testify of the divinity of Jesus Christ. The Doctrine & Cove...

The Darcys: The Ruling Passion by Linda Berdoll
3.81 /5

This is the long-awaited follow-up to Linda Berdoll's best-selling Pride & Prejudice sequels, Mr. Darcy Takes a Wife and Darcy & Elizabeth: Nights and Days at Pemberley. Linda Berdoll does not pretend...

Salt Fish Girl by Larissa Lai
3.72 /5

"Salt Fish Girl" is the mesmerizing tale of an ageless female character who shifts shape and form through time and place. Told in the beguiling voice of a narrator who is fish, snake, girl, and woman ...

Finding June by Shannen Crane Camp
3.77 /5

Standing up for what you believe in is hard for any teenager in the battleground known as high school. It's even harder in the world of Hollywood, which is where sixteen-year-old June Laurie dreams of...

A Wanted Man by Lee Child
4.03 /5

Four people in a car, hoping to make Chicago by morning. One man driving, eyes on the road. Another man next to him, telling stories that don’t add up. A woman in the back, silent and worried. And nex...

Rash by Pete Hautman
3.75 /5

"Of course, without people like us Marstens, there wouldn't be anybody to do the manual labor that makes this country run. Without penal workers, who would work the production lines, or pick the melon...

The Hidden Relic by James Maxwell
4.13 /5

With the fate of their homeland still in jeopardy, siblings Ella and Miro must face the Primate’s evil as he discovers a new technique: a way to extract essence from human blood.The Primate has been t...

The Complete Sherlock Holmes: Volume II by Arthur Conan Doyle
4.47 /5

World of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes --General introduction / by Kyle Freeman --Introduction to Volume II / by Kyle Freeman --Note on conveyances --Return of Sherlock Holmes: Adventure ...

The Orange Mocha-Chip Frappuccino Years by Ross O'Carroll-Kelly
4.08 /5

Part of a cult series of books, the eponymous hero of Paul Howard's tale is a boorish, snobbish, chauvinistic individual with a distinctly below-average IQ. The story opens with this postmodern hero o...

Forgotten Lore: Volume II by Alexei Maxim Russell
4.10 /5

This book is for all lovers of strange and mysterious tales from out of the mists of history. This series is a modest attempt to bring to the world some of the endless weird and wonderful stories, whi...

Night Whispers by Erin Hunter
4.38 /5

After the sharp-eyed Jay and the roaring Lion, peace will come on Dove's gentle wing.The deadly battle between ThunderClan and ShadowClan is over, but the aftermath still echoes around all four Clans....