Archives for: "January 2009"

Book of the Month - February, 2009

January 20th, 2009
The Highest Tide by Jim Lynch On a moonlit night, thirteen-year-old Miles O'Malley slips out of his house, packs up his kayak and goes exploring in the tidal flats of Puget Sound. But what begins as a routine hunt for starfish, snails and clams turns… more »

January 19th, 2009
But from the first moment of his entering the house Strange found himself subject to that peculiarly uncomfortable Natural Law which states that whenever a person arrives at a place where he is not known, then wherever he stands he is sure to be in the… more »

The Cabinet of Curiosities - Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

January 15th, 2009
In an ancient tunnel underneath New York City a charnel house is discovered. Inside are thirty-six bodies -- all murdered and mutilated more than a century ago. While FBI agent Pendergast investigates the old crimes, identical killings start to… more »

January 14th, 2009
It's a wonder we did not all break our necks. But there it is; sometimes luck belongs to children and madmen. That night I felt we were both. more »