Plans (Death Cab for Cutie)
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Death Cab For Cutie writes incredibly catchy songs with great lyrics. This is my favorite album by them.
Much Ado About Nothing
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This is a great adaptation of the Shakespeare Classic. It keeps Shakespeare's dialogue, but gives it a film noir feel. Filmed in black and white, fans of Joss Whedon will definitely recognize many of the actors from other Whedon projects.
Rapunzel's Revenge
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After freeing herself from the tower, Rapunzel ignores the prince and instead teams up with Jack (of beanstalk fame.) Together they roam the Wild West, freeing the oppressed and fighting the evil witch Gothel who had kept Rapunzel imprisoned for so long. A fun retake on the fairy tale!
Smile
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This book tells the true story of the author's dental turmoil. One day she is a perfectly normal preteen, then she has a bad fall and severely damages her front teeth. The fall-out from this goes on for years. A book for anyone who has ever not fit in. Great illustrations and story line.
My Head is an Animal
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This band from Iceland writes some of the catchiest tunes around. You may have heard them on the radio or on the soundtrack of 'Hunger Games - Catching Fire'!
Fatty Legs
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Margaret, an 8 year old Inuit girl, wants to learn how to read so badly she is willing to leave her family and attend a boarding school. There, her indomitable spirit allows her to overcome hardship and bullying. I especially liked the photos from the author's collection!
Moonwalking with Einstein
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Joshua Foers takes us along on his journey from forgetful everyman to US Memory Champion. Along the way he explores how memory works and the impact memory has on our lives.
Hunger Games
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Excitement, great characters, surprising plot twists. You won't be able to put it down!
Paper Made!
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What can you make from paper or an old book? This book is full of ideas that will inspire you!
The Help
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This book, set during the Civil Rights era, shows two worlds colliding - that of the the white housewife and that of the hired, black help. A wonderfully written book with characters you will love (and hate.)
Pioneer Woman Cooks
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This is a fantastic cookbook with step-by-step instructions for mouthwatering recipes. I love how Ree also lets you get a glimpse into her life and family.
The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer
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Easy reader edition! This is a great way to introduce a classic episode out of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", when Tom white washes Aunt Polly's fence.

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