Book List:8 titles
  • It is 1974. The Khmer Republic of Cambodia is cornered by the murderous Khmer Rouge forces led by Pol Pot. The Republic's defenses continue to deteriorate. Reporting from America turns increasingly dark. Indications are that the United States is goin...


  • In the spring of 1947, outer space was an unexplored realm. But eleven year-old Alexis (Alex) Heart and her impulsive brother, Chuck, believe that the stars are within reach. In the midst of building their own rocket, Alex befriends Captain Ebbs, and...



  • A death triggered a sequence of events that led to Catharine Ann Chandler's abduction. A distraught father finds her in a nomadic Berber camp where he discovers values that remain hidden to the Western way of life. Every page lifts the veil from read...


  • Tinged with violence on an unprecedented level this novel touches the heart and mind with shock waves of human depravity. The remoteness of an isolated village in the Derbyshire Peak District forms the nucleus of a business built on the misery of dru...


  • Eleven-year-old Mark's anthropologist father has disappeared into the Gobi desert while tracing Marco Polo's ancient route from Venice to China. When Mark and his mother travel to Venice to gather information about Mark's missing dad, Mark meets Doc ...


  • ANDREW HAS grown up near the Plymouth docks hearing the sailors talk about America. Knowing that Andrew's heart is set on going to the new world, his father sends him up to London to serve as page in the house of Walter Raleigh. In Queen Elizabeth's ...


  • The power of reading is beautifully captured in this 2006 Newbery Honor-winning book. Bernie keeps a barn full of animals the rest of the world has no use for–two retired trotters, a rooster, some banty hens, and a Muscovy duck with clipped wings w...