TOP BOOKS OF THE WEEK

Moonrise
4.32 /5

Moons have passed since six cats set out on a journey to save their Clans. Now they are traveling home again, but on their way through the mountains, they meet a tribe of wild cats with a secret . . ....

Rhythm of War
4.62 /5

After forming a coalition of human resistance against the enemy invasion, Dalinar Kholin and his Knights Radiant have spent a year fighting a protracted, brutal war. Neither side has gained an advanta...

Death in Venice and Other Tales
3.91 /5

Featuring his world-famous masterpiece, "Death in Venice," this new collection of Nobel laureate Thomas Mann's stories and novellas reveals his artistic evolution. In this new, widely acclaimed transl...

The Angel of Innisfree
4.42 /5

, a Victorian-era historical romance, weaves a story of love overcoming every obstacle during one of the most tumultuous periods in history. It's 1848, the Irish Potato Famine has claimed more lives t...

Kon-Tiki
4.14 /5

is the record of an astonishing adventure -- a journey of 4,300 nautical miles across the Pacific Ocean by raft. Intrigued by Polynesian folklore, biologist Thor Heyerdahl suspected that the South Sea...

Two Treatises of Government
3.84 /5

This is a new revised version of Dr. Laslett's standard edition of Two Treatises. First published in 1960, and based on an analysis of the whole body of Locke's publications, writings, and papers. The...

The Eye of God
4.10 /5

The crash of a U.S. military research satellite in the remote wilds of Mongolia triggers an explosive search for the valuable cargo it holds: a code-black physics project connected to the study of dar...

Prisoner's Dilemma
3.87 /5

Something is wrong with Eddie Hobson, Sr., father of four, sometime history teacher, quiz master, black humorist, and virtuoso invalid. His recurring fainting spells have worsened, and given his ingra...

The Gawgon and the Boy
3.81 /5

A riotousy funny and deeply personal story of wonder, discovery and friendship, full of eccentric characters and fantastical adventures, by one of America's best-loved authors. When David falls ill hi...

Reasons to Stay Alive
4.12 /5

Like nearly one in five people, Matt Haig suffers from depression. is Matt’s inspiring account of how, minute by minute and day by day, he overcame the disease with the help of reading, writing, and ...

Strait is the Gate
3.58 /5

A delicate boy growing up in Paris, Jerome Palissier spends many summers at his uncle's house in the Normandy countryside, where the whole world seems 'steeped in azure'. There he falls deeply in love...

A Feather on the Breath of God
3.94 /5

A young woman looks back to the world of her immigrant parents: a Chinese-Panamanian father and a German mother. Growing up in a housing project in the 1950s and 1960s, she escapes into dreams inspire...

Blue
4.35 /5

With her father away at war to fight Hitler, a young girl gains strength by joining her community in battling polio in this Parents' Choice Silver Honor Book based on the 1944 epidemic and the "Miracl...

Dove
4.19 /5

In 1965, 16-year-old Robin Lee Graham began a solo around-the-world voyage from San Pedro, California, in a 24-foot sloop. Five years and 33,000 miles later, he returned to home port with a wife and d...

House of Cards
3.89 /5

Margrit is summoned to negotiate a peace treaty amongst rival factions in the Old Races, but even as she does so, her own mortal world threatens to fall apart. Caught between a ruthless vampire mobste...

In Patagonia
3.71 /5

An exhilarating look at a place that still retains the exotic mystery of a far-off, unseen land, Bruce Chatwin’s exquisite account of his journey through Patagonia teems with evocative descriptions, r...

The Road to Memphis
4.22 /5

The third book in the powerfully written Logan family saga finds the 17-year-old Cassie Logan dreaming of college and law school. But no amount of schooling can prepare her for the violent explosion t...

Mystique
3.95 /5

A tantalizing tale of a legendary knight and a headstrong lady whose daring quest for a mysterious crystal will draw them into a whirlwind of treachery-and desire. When the fearsome knight called Hugh...

I am Cyrus: The Story of the Real Prince of Persia
3.95 /5

This stunning novel brings Ancient Persia to life, and reveals the captivating story of Cyrus himself, a courageous leader whose passion won the hearts of his subjects and lovers alike. Cyrus's vision...

Життєпис Бенвенуто, сина маестро Джованні Челліні, флорентинця, написаний ним самим у Флоренції
3.99 /5

Benvenuto Cellini (11/3/1500–2/13/1571) was an Italian goldsmith, sculptor, painter, soldier & musician. He was one of the most important Mannerist artists. His autobiography was started in 1558 & end...