The Raven Boys
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Blue Sargent is the daughter of a clairvoyant in Henrietta, Va. She has never had the gift, but those who do have told her that when she kisses her true love, he will die. Blue finds herself drawn to a young man who is searching for answers to a supernatural puzzle. Can she risk getting involved? Spine-tingling!
Dodger
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Dodger is a street kid, a tosher by trade. He makes his living in the sewers of Victorian London, picking up coins, jewelry, or whatever is dropped by the London gentry. Until the night he saves a young woman from her attackers, and knows he must protect her at all costs. Adventure and romance.
The Selection
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America Singer may be the only girl in Illea who could care less about the chance to be chosen as the bride of Prince Maxon. Until her name is drawn as one of the lucky thirty-five girls, and she actually meets the charming prince.
Ungifted
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Donovan Curtis is sent to a gifted and talented school due to an incredible mix-up. But his particular gift may be just what’s needed at the school full of brainiacs. Korman is always laugh out loud!
The One and Only Ivan
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Ivan the gorilla has been at the Big Top Mall and Video Arcade for 27 years. But when Ruby the baby elephant may endure the same fate, it’s time for Ivan to do something. This will touch your heart.
The Book Thief
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A touching film based on the best-selling novel by Marcus Zusak. In WWII Germany, a young girl learns to survive through the beauty of books, with the help of her foster parents and the secret guest under the stairs.
Okay for Now
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Life for Doug Swieteck is not easy. The whole town thinks he is a trouble maker just like his brother, and he’s going to have to learn to trust others before he can make them trust him.
The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches
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This is the sixth book in the Flavia De Luce series. Flavia never knew her mother, believed to have died in a climbing accident soon after Flavia was born. But was it an accident? The young sleuth is determined to discover what really happened, and opens up some dark secrets of the DeLuce family.
Hey, Duck!
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A duckling just wants to make friends with what he thinks is another duck, but Cat wants no part of him. Great read aloud!
A Thousand Days in Venice
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When Fernando spots Marlena across the Piazza San Marco, it is love at first sight. A year later he manages to meet her and convince the American chef to marry him and move to Venice. Romance and great recipes.
Bernie
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A brilliant and quirky story of a likeable Texas mortician who befriends a widow that no one can stand, then murders her and manages to hide the crime for months! With Jack Black and Shirley MacLaine.
Argo
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An edge of your seat thriller based on the real-life rescue of 6 American diplomats from Iran during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis. Directed by and starring Ben Affleck.

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