EMILY POST's perennial bestseller "ETIQUETTE" is cited as a touchstone for proper behavior. But who was EMILY POST? Author Laura CLARIDGE presents the first authoritative biography of the woman who changed the mindset of millions . . . -- "EMILY POST: DAUGHTER OF THE GILDED AGE, MISTRESS OF AMERICAN MANNERS" - (Pub. 2008)
The Book Thief, Markus Zusak, is a historical fiction novel set in Nazi Germany. Told from the perspective of a personified version of Death, The Book Thief is a outstanding and unique story that shows what it's like to be alone and afraid.