Archives for: "October 2008"

Book of the Month - November, 2008

October 21st, 2008
The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky standing on the fringes of life... offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor. This haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs. passion… more »

October 20th, 2008
Pendergast turned his pale eyes on her. "My methods are unothodox, but they have one advantage." "And what is that?" "They work." more »

The 2008 Man Booker Prize WINNER!

October 14th, 2008
The Man Booker Prize for Fiction represents the very best in contemporary fiction (from the UK, Ireland, and the Commonwealth). One of the world’s most prestigious awards, and one of incomparable influence, it continues to be the pinnacle of ambition… more »

October 13th, 2008
The sea was cold, the night was black, and if I'd had any sense, I'd have wished myself elsewhere, but there is something in a boy that takes the mundanely difficult and unpleasant and turns it into a personal challenge and an adventure. more »