Archives for: "June 2007"

Book of the Month - July, 2007

June 27th, 2007
Shopgirl by Steve Martin One of our country's most acclaimed and beloved entertainers, Steve Martin is quickly becoming recognized as a "gorgeous writer capable of being at once melancholy and tart, achingly innocent and astonishingly ironic" (Elle).… more »

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - J.K. Rowling

June 19th, 2007
Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a… more »

June 5th, 2007
"A child embarrassed by his mother," she said, "is just a child who hasn't lived long enough." more »

His Majesty's Dragon - Naomi Novik

June 1st, 2007
Aerial combat brings a thrilling new dimension to the Napoleanic Wars as valiant warriors rise to Britain's defense by taking to the skies...not aboard aircraft but atop the might backs of fighting dragons. When HMS Reliant captures a French frigate and… more »