Wednesday, September 30th, 2020, 7pm Eastern. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/121396968601/
Bragging rights and bumper stickers are some of the social forces fueling today’s parenting behavior—and, as a result, even well-intentioned parents are behaving badly. Many parents don’t know how best to support their teens, especially when everyone around them seems to be frantically tutoring, managing, and helicoptering.
Tuesday, October 6th, 2020, 7pm Eastern, online only. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/120432457723/
A powerful exploration of what a woman can be when what she should be is no longer an option
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED BY GOOD MORNING AMERICA - PARADE - OK MAGAZINE - ELLE CANADA - CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY"A page-turning family saga, this book will entertain readers of all generations." --Good Morning America
Look for Amy Meyerson's new novel The Imperfects, a captivating literary page-turner.
THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER
Thursday, September 24th, 2020, 7pm Eastern. Online only via Zoom, registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/119288241341
Wednesday, September 16th, 2020, 7pm Eastern. Online only via Zoom. Registration required: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/119111458579/
A tiny American town's plans for radical self-government overlooked one hairy detail: no one told the bears.
It's not easy being a teenage witch. Seventh grader Abby Shepherd is just getting the hang of it when weird stuff starts happening all around her hometown of Willow Cove. Green slime bubbling to life in science class. Giant snakes slithering around the middle school gym. Her best friend suddenly keeping secrets and telling lies.
“An unforgettable story of friendship, love, and finding your flock.” —Erin Entrada Kelly, Newbery Medal-winning author of Hello, Universe
Fifteen-year-old Jennifer Strange is the Sparrow, cursed with the ability to give ghosts and demonic spirits a body-a flesh and blood anchor in the mortal world-with the touch of her hand. When a ghost attacks her high school and awakens her powers, her father dumps her unceremoniously in the care of her estranged older sister Liz, leaving only his journal as an explanation.
A heartfelt and powerful debut novel for fans of Erin Entrada Kelly and John David Anderson, That’s What Friends Do is a book for anyone learning how to have the hard conversations about feelings, boundaries, and what it means to be a true friend.
“The chills come guaranteed.” —Stephen King
The start of a spine-tingling new horror series perfect for fans of Stranger Things and Goosebumps.
Something strange is happening on Goodie Lane . . .
Thirteen-year-old Quinn Parker knows that there’s something off about her neighbors.
Wednesday, September 9th, 2020, Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 7pm Eastern, online only, via Zoom.
This book completes the trilogy of a ten year Alzheimer’s journey caregiving and grieving. Alzheimer’s is a terrible disease for the care recipient, caregiver, and the entire family, as it takes its toll on everyone. The writer chronicles the last year of her husband’s life that was still filled with love, laughter, and meaningful visits.
Marjorie Burke returns with a followup to Melting Ice ~ Shifting Sand, presenting her continued caregiver memoirs in Pilgrimage on Ice and Sand: Our Continuing Story Living with Alzheimer's as she continues to care for her beloved husband, Donald. After six years of caring for him at home, it became very clear that it was no longer safe for either of them for him to remain at home.
Written by Marjorie Burke with her husband, chronicling her and her husband's experience with Alzheimer's Disease - her as the caregiver and Donald as the one living with the disease. A deeply honest and moving account of their struggle with this awful disease.
The Memory of Souls is the third epic fantasy in Jenn Lyons’ Chorus of Dragons series.
THE LONGER HE LIVES
THE MORE DANGEROUS HE BECOMES
Now that Relos Var’s plans have been revealed and demons are free to rampage across the empire, the fulfillment of the ancient prophecies—and the end of the world—is closer than ever.
“This is a prayer hymn, a battle cry, a lovesong, a legendary call and response bonfire talisman tale. This is medicine for a broken world." —Daniel José Older
Award-winning author Andrea Hairston weaves together African folktales and postcolonial literature into unforgettable fantasy in Master of Poisons
Ryan Van Loan's The Sin in the Steel is a sparkling debut fantasy set in a diverse world, featuring dead gods, a pirate queen, shapeshifting mages, and a Sherlockian teenager determined to upend her society.
Heroes for hire. If you can pay.
Her mind leaps from clues to conclusions in the blink of an eye.
Cinnamon Jones dreams of stepping on stage and acting her heart out like her famous grandparents, Redwood and Wildfire. But at 5'10" and 180 pounds, she's theatrically challenged. Her family life is a tangle of mystery and deadly secrets, and nobody is telling Cinnamon the whole truth.
A Kirkus Best of Science Fiction and Fantasy pick for 2019!
A Library Journal Best Book of 2019!
An NPR Favorite Book of 2019!
"Everything epic fantasy should be: rich, cruel, gorgeous, brilliant, enthralling and deeply, deeply satisfying. I loved it."—Lev Grossman, author of The Magicians
"Everything epic fantasy should be: rich, cruel, gorgeous, brilliant, enthralling and deeply, deeply satisfying. I loved it."—Lev Grossman on The Ruin of Kings
You can have everything you want if you sacrifice everything you believe.
Kihrin D'Mon is a wanted man.
A leading political analyst navigates an unfamiliar terrain of what it means to be a conservative in the Trump Era in Still Right.