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Action/Suspense – Slow Burn by Bobby Adair
A new flu strain has been spreading across Africa, Europe, and Asia. Disturbing news footage is flooding the cable news channels. People are worried. People are frightened. With infection burning in his blood, Zed is arrested for murder but the world is falling apart and he soon finds himself back on the street, fighting for his life among the infected who would kill him and the normal people, who fear him.
Classics – War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
This is the granddaddy of all alien invasion stories, first published by H.G. Wells in 1898. The novel begins ominously, as the lone voice of a narrator tells readers that “No one would have believed in the last years of the nineteenth century that this world was being watched keenly and closely by intelligences greater than man’s…”
Coming of Age – A Death on the Wolf by G.M. Frazier
In the summer on 1969, 16 year old Nelson Gody experiences his first love, wrestles with the secret his best friend has been hiding, and meets a mysterious stranger who appears one day on an exotic motorcycle. Capped by the devastating effects of hurricane Camille, the events of that summer ensured that life as Nelson knew it would never be the same again.
Kids – I’ll Follow the Moon by Stephanie Lisa Tara
In this tranquil bedtime story, a baby sea turtle hatches on the beach and wants to find his mother. And he knows just how — he’ll follow the moon! From his gentle struggles to break free of his egg to his determination to dig his way out of the sand nest and his eager shuffles toward the ocean, we follow the baby sea turtle on each step of his instinctive journey back to his loving mother who awaits him in the sea.
Kids – The North Pole Challenge by Kevin George
Flea feels like an outsider. The storybook village he lives in at the North Pole reminds him of every school he’d ever attended, complete with overachievers and underachievers, popular elves and outcasts, and ones who march to their own beat. But during his training to become a proper builder elf, he discovers that the North Pole has an arch-nemesis bent on invading the elfish lands and ending Christmas forever.
Religious – The Holy Bible
The English Standard Version (ESV) Bible is an essentially literal Bible translation that combines word-for-word precision and accuracy with literary excellence, beauty, and depth of meaning. This edition includes cross-references within the text.
Romantic Mystery – Color My Horse by Bev Pettersen
A disillusioned heiress is catapulted from the glamorous world of Alpine skiing into the cutthroat trenches of Thoroughbred racing. The trainer’s job now includes babysitting a manipulative owner’s rebellious granddaughter. She’s the last thing this loner needs, but she turns into the only thing he really wants.