May New Releases
- The Library of Legends by Janie Chang
- The Elephant's Girl by Celesta Rimington
Sarah & Marielle's Picks
- The Jane Austen Society by Natalie Jenner
- Stepping Stones by Lucy Knisley
- Braver Than You Think by Maggie Downs
- Gargantis by Thomas Taylor
- The Hilarious World of Depression by John Moe
- The Imperfects by Amy Meyerson
- Beach Read by Emily Henry
"[A] path to deeper understanding and openness, by way of laughter in the dark" —The New York Times Book Review
"...Filled with heart, humor and hope." —People
One of Todays's Ten Best Inspirational Books, 2020 | One of Huff Post's 10 Most Anticipated Book Releases Of May 2020
This contemporary middle-grade graphic novel about family and belonging from New York Times bestselling author Lucy Knisley is a perfect read for fans of Awkward and Be Prepared.
HIGHLY RECOMMENDED BY GOOD MORNING AMERICA - PARADE - OK MAGAZINE - ELLE CANADA - CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR - PUBLISHERS WEEKLY"A page-turning family saga, this book will entertain readers of all generations." --Good Morning America
“The Library of Legends is a gorgeous, poetic journey threaded with mist and magic about a group from a Chinese university who take to the road to escape the Japanese invasion of 1937 – only to discover that danger stalks them from within.
Newly married and established in her career as an award-winning newspaper journalist, Maggie Downs quits her job, sells her belongings, and embarks on the solo trip of a lifetime: Her mother's.
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
"Original, sparkling bright, and layered with feeling..."—Sally Thorne, author of The Hating Game
A romance writer who no longer believes in love and a literary writer stuck in a rut engage in a summer-long challenge that may just upend everything they believe about happily ever afters.
In the second fantasy set in Eerie-on-Sea, Herbert and Violet team up to solve the mystery of Gargantis — an ancient creature of the deep with the power to create life-threatening storms.
"This novel delivers sweet, smart escapism." —People
A magical adventure about a girl with a mysterious connection with the elephant who saved her life, for fans of Katherine Applegate and Jennifer Holm.