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Al Capone Does My Shirts By: Gennifer Choldenko Ages 10+ | Grade: 5-8

Al Capone Does My Shirts - A twelve-year-old boy named Moose moves to Alcatraz Island in 1935 when guards' families were housed there, and has to contend with his extraordinary new environment in addition to life with his autistic sister.

Landmåleren K ankommer en sen aften til en landsby, hidkaldt for at arbejde på slottet. Men han opnår aldrig at få kontakt med de myndigheder på slottet, der angiveligt har tilkaldt ham. Slottet er den ene af de tre udfuldente romaner, Kafka nåede at skrive. Han arbejdede på den fra 1912 og frem til sin død i 1924. Den står som et af det 20. århundredes hovedværker. Romanen foreligger her i en nyoversættelse ved Villy Sørensen (fra 2001).

Landmåleren K ankommer en sen aften til en landsby, hidkaldt for at arbejde på slottet. Men han opnår aldrig at få kontakt med de myndigheder på slottet, der angiveligt har tilkaldt ham. Slottet er den ene af de tre udfuldente romaner, Kafka nåede at skrive. Han arbejdede på den fra 1912 og frem til sin død i 1924. Den står som et af det 20. århundredes hovedværker. Romanen foreligger her i en nyoversættelse ved Villy Sørensen (fra 2001).

soo good so far

Cormac McCarthy's All the Pretty Horses: A Reader's Guide

Maggot Moon by Sally Gardner

Maggot Moon * by Sally Gardner Ages 12 and up In Sally Gardner's stunning novel, set in a ruthless regime, an unlikely teenager risks all to expose the truth about a heralded moon landing.

Riveting!

Miss Smilla's feeling for snow by Peter Hoeg. Holds your attention from the first page.

Peter Høeg, De måske egnede

Peter Høeg, De måske egnede

The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel by Neil Gaiman, http://www.amazon.com/dp/0062255657/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_knd5qb1NR38M5

The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. It began for our narrator forty years ago when the family lodger stole their car and committed suicide in it, stirring up ancient powers best left undisturbed.

Frank is haunted by the brief and troubling moments he has shared with his father, Eldon. When he finally travels by horseback to town, he finds Eldon on the edge of death, decimated from years of drinking. The two undertake difficult journey into the mountainous backcountry, in search of a place for Eldon to die and be buried in the warrior way. - See more at: http://www.buffalolib.org/vufind/Record/1976348/Reviews#tabnav

Medicine Walk by Richard Wagamese by Richard Wagamese UC Outdoor Centre Finlay MacNeill's pick

C.J. Box returns with 'The Highway'

C.J. Box returns with 'The Highway'

When two sisters set out across a remote stretch of Montana road to visit their friend, little do they know it will be the last time anyone might ever hear from them again. The girls—and their car—simply vanish.

{WANT TO READ} It's What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War by Lynsey Addario. Inspirational memoir of a photojournalist's life. // a book published this year. [Feb 5, 2015]

What it's about: War photographer Lynsey Addario recounts her exploits in wartime and battle-ridden places like Afghanistan. Who's starring: Jennifer Lawrence will play Lynsey, and Steven Spielberg will direct.

Peter Høeg: Hiljainen tyttö  Vaikeaselkoinen, en pitänyt. Kärsivällisyys ei riittänyt.

Peter Høeg: Hiljainen tyttö Vaikeaselkoinen, en pitänyt. Kärsivällisyys ei riittänyt.

Jude the Obscure. One of my favourites. Poor Jude and Sue. I always hope it will end differently but it never will.

Jude the Obscure--Thomas Hardy (My least favourite of Hardy's. Horribly realistic and needlessly depressing!

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