A Worthy Heart

Author: Susan Anne Mason Genre: Historical Fiction, Christian Fiction, Romance Publisher: Bethany House Publication Date: January 5, 2016 Paperback: 384 pages ISBN: 9780764217258 Book summary: Maggie Montgomery’s long-held wish to see America is finally coming true. She’ll visit her beloved brother Rylan and his wife, Colleen, and at the same time, escape Neill Fitzgerald’s unwanted…

Her Fearful Symmetry

  Author: Audrey Niffenegger Genre: Fiction Publisher: Scribner Publication Date: June 29, 2010 Paperback: 401 pages ISBN: 9781439169018 Book summary: Six years after the phenomenal success of The Time Traveler’s Wife, Audrey Niffenegger has returned with a spectacularly compelling and haunting second novel set in and around Highgate Cemetery in London. When Elspeth Noblin dies…

How to Deal with Low Self-Esteem

Author: Christine Wilding Genre: Psychology Publisher: Teach Yourself Publication Date: November 17, 2015 Paperback: 256 pages ISBN: 9781473600454 Book summary: Everyone can identify with feelings of uncertainty. To worry about our status in the world and to fear that we are not living up to our potential is a common and understandable concern. But when…

Divergent

Author: Veronica Roth Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Science Fiction Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Publication Date: February 28, 2012 Paperback: 487 pages ISBN: 0062194060 Book summary from goodreads: In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the…

Year of the Monkey

Once again we have found ourselves beginning a new year. Hopefully for 2015 most of you have completed most, if not all, of your resolutions. This year instead of making a list of things that you want to complete, choose one thing that you love to do and make sure you enjoy it as much…

Sabriel

Author: Garth Nix Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult, Adventure Publisher: Harper Collins Publication Date: September 30, 1996 Paperback: 491 pages ISBN: 0064471837 Book summary: Sent to a boarding school in Ancelstierre as a young child, Sabriel has had little experience with the random power of Free Magic or the Dead who refuse to stay dead in…

The Dancing Shoes

Author: Alissa Cotroneo-Brown Genre: Fiction Publisher: Alissa Cotroneo-Brown Publication Date: November 12, 2013 Ebook: 210 pages ASIN: B00GRA46CU Book summary: New York City is a big anonymous place. Just what Anna had needed after the year she’d had back home. The hope that college in a city far from her Tennessee small town would be…