All the Ugly and Wonderful Things
Score: 4
From 46 Ratings

All the Ugly and Wonderful Things


  • Author : Bryn Greenwood
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2016-08-09
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466885806


All the Ugly and Wonderful Things Book Description :

- A New York Times and USA Today bestseller - Book of the Month Club 2016 Book of the Year - Second Place Goodreads Best Fiction of 2016 A beautiful and provocative love story between two unlikely people and the hard-won relationship that elevates them above the Midwestern meth lab backdrop of their lives. As the daughter of a drug dealer, Wavy knows not to trust people, not even her own parents. It's safer to keep her mouth shut and stay out of sight. Struggling to raise her little brother, Donal, eight-year-old Wavy is the only responsible adult around. Obsessed with the constellations, she finds peace in the starry night sky above the fields behind her house, until one night her star gazing causes an accident. After witnessing his motorcycle wreck...

The Reckless Oath We Made
Score: 4
From 7 Ratings

The Reckless Oath We Made


  • Author : Bryn Greenwood
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-08-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525541868


The Reckless Oath We Made Book Description :

A new provocative love story from the New York Times bestselling author of All the Ugly and Wonderful Things. “The story of Zee and Gentry is the reason we read.” —Brunonia Barry Their journey will break them—or save them. A moving and complicated love story for our time, The Reckless Oath We Made redefines what it means to be heroic. Zee has never admitted to needing anybody. But she needs Gentry. Her tough exterior shelters a heart that’s loyal to the point of self-destruction, while autistic Gentry wears his heart on his sleeve, including his desire to protect Zee at all costs. When an abduction tears Zee’s family apart, she turns to Gentry—and sets in motion a journey and a love that will change their lives forever. “[A] mind-blow...

You are Not Ugly

You are Not Ugly


  • Author : Saniya Kaushal
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-06-11
  • Genre: Literary Collections
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 177722991X


You are Not Ugly Book Description :

A collection of poetry dedicated to anyone who has ever questioned their worth - covering themes of bullying, name-calling, racism, mental health, judgements, and self-esteem....

The Umbrella Academy  Apocalypse suite
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

The Umbrella Academy Apocalypse suite


  • Author : Gerard Way
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1595821635


The Umbrella Academy Apocalypse suite Book Description :

In an inexplicable worldwide event, forty-seven extraordinary children were spontaneously born by women who'd previously shown no signs of pregnancy. Millionaire inventor Reginald Hargreeves adopted seven of the children; when asked why, his only explanation was, "To save the world." These seven children form The Umbrella Academy, a dysfunctional family of superheroes with bizarre powers. Their first adventure at the age of ten pits them against an erratic and deadly Eiffel Tower, piloted by the fearsome zombie-robot Gustave Eiffel. Nearly a decade later, the team disbands, but when Hargreeves unexpectedly dies, these disgruntled siblings reunite just in time to save the world once again....

My Side of the Mountain
Score: 4
From 57 Ratings

My Side of the Mountain


  • Author : Jean Craighead George
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2001-05-21
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780593115008


My Side of the Mountain Book Description :

"Should appeal to all rugged individualists who dream of escape to the forest."—The New York Times Book Review Sam Gribley is terribly unhappy living in New York City with his family, so he runs away to the Catskill Mountains to live in the woods—all by himself. With only a penknife, a ball of cord, forty dollars, and some flint and steel, he intends to survive on his own. Sam learns about courage, danger, and independence during his year in the wilderness, a year that changes his life forever. “An extraordinary book . . . It will be read year after year.” —The Horn Book...

Finding Freedom
Score: 1
From 2 Ratings

Finding Freedom


  • Author : Omid Scobie
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-08-11
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780063046122


Finding Freedom Book Description :

INSTANT INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER * NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * #1 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER The first, epic and true story of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s life together, finally revealing why they chose to pursue a more independent path and the reasons behind their unprecedented decision to step away from their royal lives, from two top royal reporters who have been behind the scenes since the couple first met. Finding Freedom is complete with full color photographs from Harry and Meghan’s courtship, wedding, Archie’s milestones, and many more unforgettable moments. When news of the budding romance between a beloved English prince and an American actress broke, it captured the world’s attention and sparked an international media frenzy. But...

Last Will

Last Will


  • Author : Bryn Greenwood
  • Publisher : Stairway Press
  • Release Date : 2012-04-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0982773471


Last Will Book Description :

Bernie Raleigh is a failure at nearly everything he touches. Nobody notices a loser, and after being kidnapped for ransom as a child, Bernie has spent his adult life trying to avoid being noticed. That's impossible now that he's inherited his grandfather's enormous fortune. The inheritance comes complete with a mansion, a lot of obligations, and a very problematic housekeeper named Meda Amos. Beauty queen, alien abductee, crypto-Jew, single mother--Meda is all those things, and she may be the only person who can help Bernie survive his new and very public life....

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator
Score: 3.5
From 18 Ratings

Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator


  • Author : Roald Dahl
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007-08-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101652961


Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator Book Description :

From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The BFG! Last seen flying through the sky in a giant elevator in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Charlie Bucket's back for another adventure. When the giant elevator picks up speed, Charlie, Willy Wonka, and the gang are sent hurtling through space and time. Visiting the world’' first space hotel, battling the dreaded Vermicious Knids, and saving the world are only a few stops along this remarkable, intergalactic joyride....

Love at First

Love at First


  • Author : Kate Clayborn
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2021-02-23
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1496725190


Love at First Book Description :

From the author of Love Lettering (Top Ten Romances of 2019, Entertainment Weekly), comes a sparkling romance about what happens when a starlit meeting on a balcony morphs into a star-crossed battle of wills between two feuding neighbors who find they can't fight their hearts forever......

The Hero with a Thousand Faces
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Hero with a Thousand Faces


  • Author : Joseph Campbell
  • Publisher : Bollingen Foundation
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0691119244


The Hero with a Thousand Faces Book Description :

Examines myths and folk tales from around the world in an attempt to understand the symbolism of the hero as it appears in the mythologies and religions of mankind....