Just In Case
by Meg Rosoff
Hardcover: Aug 2006
Paperback: Jan 2008
After his younger brother narrowly avoids a serious fall, fifteen-year-old David Case realizes the fragility of life and senses impending doom. He changes his name, assumes a new identity, new clothing and new friends, and dares to fall in love.
Germany 1942: Bruno's family moves to a new house, where he he meets another boy whose life and circumstances are very different to his own. Their meeting results in a friendship that has devastating consequences.
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak
Hardcover: Mar 2006
Paperback: Sep 2007
A story about, among other things: A girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery. . . .an unforgettable story about the ability of books to feed the soul. Winner of the 2007 ...
Angel Allegria arrives at the Poloverdos farmhouse. He kills the farmer and his wife, but he spares their child, Paolo. Together the killer and the boy begin a new life on this remote and rugged stretch of land in Chile.
The Good Good Pig The Extraordinary Life of Christopher Hogwood
by Sy Montgomery
Hardcover: May 2006
Paperback: Apr 2007
When Sy Montgomery opened her heart to a sick piglet she had no inkling that this piglet, later named Christopher Hogwood, would not only survive but flourish. The Good Good Pig celebrates Christopher Hogwood in all his glory, from his inauspicious ...
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