Children can have a cruel, absolute sense of justice.
Children can kill a monster and feel quite proud of themselves.
A girl can look at her brother and believe they're destined to
be a knight and a bard who battle evil. She can believe she's
found the thing she's been made for.
Hazel lives with her brother, Ben, in the strange town of
Fairfold where humans and fae exist side Read More »
Who needs a wedding ring when you can pick up a sword? A
remarkable and utterly inventive novel from Sharon Cameron,
author of THE DARK UNWINDING, which USA TODAY called
History has a way of
repeating itself. In the Sunken City that was once Paris,
all who oppose the new revolution are being put to the
blade. Except for those who disappear from their prison
cells, a red-tipped rook feather Read More »
The award-winning journalist and author of The
Beekeeper’s Lament attempts to uncover the truth about
her great-great-grandmother, Julia--whose ghost is said to
haunt an elegant hotel in Santa Fe—in this spellbinding
exploration of myth, family history, and the American
The dark-eyed woman in the long black gown was
first seen in the 1970s, standing near a fireplace. She was
sad and translucent, present Read More »
From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony
Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New
York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a
German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both
try to survive the devastation of World War
Marie-Laure lives with her father in Paris near
the Museum of Natural History, where he works as the master
of its thousands of locks. When she Read More »
Around the World in 50 Fun, Healthy, Creative Recipes the Whole Family Can Cook Together
Oodles and oodles of noodles! Get your kids in the kitchen
with Noodle Kids. Packed with recipes, tips, suggestions,
and inspiration to introduce children to, and get them
involved in, making noodles like Japanese ramen, Italian
spaghetti, Southeast Asian stir-fries, and classic American
mac and cheese. The recipes are simple and will take you on
a journey around the world. The tips provided can help you
choose the perfect topping and even help you Read More »
Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish
Over the course of two decades, John Hargrove worked with 20
different whales on two continents and at two of SeaWorld's
U.S. facilities. For Hargrove, becoming an orca trainer
fulfilled a childhood dream. However, as his experience with
the whales deepened, Hargrove came to doubt that their needs
could ever be met in captivity. When two fellow trainers
were killed by orcas in marine parks, Hargrove decided that
SeaWorld's wildly popular programs Read More »
Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet
A New York Times bestseller Named one of The
Economist’s Books of the Year 2014 Kirkus
Reviews Best Nonfiction Books of 2014
Big Fat Surprise, investigative journalist Nina Teicholz
reveals the unthinkable: that everything we thought we knew
about dietary fat is wrong. She documents how the low-fat
nutrition advice of the past sixty years has amounted to a Read More »
Easy, Eye-Popping Designs for Stunning, Fanciful, and Funny Cakes
The New York Times bestselling authors of
Hello, Cupcake! take geniusity to the next
level, with bigger, bolder, better creations for every
Those cupcaking geniuses, Karen Tack
and Alan Richardson, are back, this time with bigger
canvases and bolder creations. Everything that can be done
with a cupcake can be done better with a cake—with a twelfth
of the effort and loads more wow power Read More »
A Journey Through the Eccentric World of Invention
Have you ever heard of bird diapers?
Interested in a talking toilet paper dispenser?
What about a motorized ice cream cone?
A handle for carrying your turkey around the kitchen?
Looking for a Kosher Lamp?
These aren't gag gadgets from some lame late night talk show
skit. They are actual, real products that you can buy today.
Maybe you already have?
Americans love their gadgets--and Gadget Nation takes you
behind the scenes and Read More »
A Master Class on Mentoring, Motivating, and Making It Work!
A timeless book of lessons on mentorship, teaching, and
learning from New York Times bestselling author Tim
Gunn, host of the Emmy Award–nominated Project Runway
and the reality show Under the Gunn.
Gunn, America’s favorite reality TV cohost, is known for his
kind but firm approach in providing wisdom, guidance, and
support to the scores of design hopefuls on Project
Runway. Having Read More »