by Ruth Sepetys Year Published: 2016
World War II is ending and a group of refugees tries to escape the war's final dangers only to find themselves on a ship with a target on its hull.
by Michael Grant Year Published: 2016
This is a fictional history that has women fighting alongside men in World War II.
by Connie Goldsmith Year Published: 2015
The author gives background on the ebola virus and its beginnings and explains how research is continuing to look for a cure.
by Stan Lee Year Published: 2015
A memoir of the man who introduced heros like Spiderman and the Hulk.
by Chris Barton Year Published: 2016
A hungry hawk is outsmarted by the rabbit he hopes to have as a meal.
by Carl Richards Year Published: 2015
The author gives a simplified investing process.
by Carl Richards Year Published: 2012
Richards shows how to think clearly about money and its role in a happy life
by Ozge Samanci Year Published: 2015 graphic novel
This is the funny memoir of a girl who grew up in Turkey. The book is full of collages and and interesting images for those who like visual stories.
by William Mark Habeeb Year Published: 2012 nonfiction
This book gives a concise history of Egypt up through 2011.
by Winifred Conkling Year Published: 2015 nonfiction
This is the fascinating, little-known story of two brilliant female physicists whose groundbreaking discoverines led to the creation of the atomic bomb.
by Jason Reynolds Year Published: 2015 fiction
The book is about racism and police brutality today in American seen through the eyes of a white teen boy and his friend, a black teen boy.
by B.A. Shapiro Year Published: 2015 mystery
This is a gripping story with provocative themes. It is set in New York, 1940. The country is teetering on the brink of war. A new art movement called Abstract Expressionism is burgeoning. European refugees are seeking asylum from rising fascism. Amid political turmoil, apromising career and a love affair are interrupted when a brilliant young artist banishes . . . and today, seventy years later, another struggling artist, her great-niece, is piecing together the truth about her disappearance--and so much more.