Martha Carrier was one of the first women to be accused, tried and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. The Heretic's Daughter tells her story; a haunting portrait, not just of Puritan New England, but also of one family's deep and abiding ...
Set during one of the most conflicted and volatile times in American history - the internment of American-Japanese families during World War II - Jamie Ford has created an unforgettable duo whose story...
by Kristin Cashore
Hardcover: Oct 2008
Paperback: Sep 2009
Katsa has been able to kill a man with her bare hands since she was eight - shes a Graceling, one of the rare people in her land born with an extreme skill. And now she is forced to work as the kings thug. But she never expects to fall in...
A Map of Home
by Randa Jarrar
Hardcover: Sep 2008
Paperback: Aug 2009
Nidali narrates the story of her childhood in Kuwait, her teenage years in Egypt, and her familys last flight to Texas, offering a humorous, sharp but loving portrait of an eccentric middle-class family.
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