DVD »

Ready Player One

Steven Spielberg directs this adaptation of the novel of the same name. What happens in a world where the creator of a multi-billion dollar game (which has become a fundamental part of most people's lives) passes away but creates an elaborate quest where anyone can become the new owner?

Classics »

The Sun Also Rises

Jake Barnes, Hemingway's narrator with a mysterious war wound that has left him sexually incapable, is the heart and soul of the book. Brett, the beautiful, doomed English woman he adores, provides the glamour of natural chic and sexual unattainability. Alcohol and post-World War I anomie fuel the plot: weary of drinking and dancing in Paris cafés, the expatriate gang decamps for the Spanish town of Pamplona for the "wonderful nightmare" of a week-long fiesta. Brett, with fiancé and ex-lover Cohn in tow, breaks hearts all around until she falls, briefly, for the handsome teenage bullfighter Pedro Romero. "My God! he's a lovely boy," she tells Jake. "And how I would love to see him get into those clothes. He must use a shoe-horn." Whereupon the party disbands.


Mystery »

Zoo by James Patterson

When biologist, Jackson Oz witnesses a coordinated lion attack in Africa he knows he must do something. This isn’t an isolated event either, there have been brutal attacks report all over the world. Can he and ecologist Chloe Tousignant warn the world leaders before it is too late? This book is soon to be a TV event.

Romance »

Sweet Talk

When FBI agent Grayson Kincaid first encounters Olivia MacKenzie, she makes quite an impression. The beautiful, tough, young attorney has stumbled into the middle of an FBI sting operation and has reduced it to chaos. But after she asks questions of the wrong people, her life is suddenly endangered.


Christian Fiction »

Faith

When their pastor father dies suddenly, leaving little money, three sisters realize that they need to take drastic action to survive. Each answers a newspaper ad soliciting Christian brides. Faith goes to Texas, where her intended, a well-to-do rancher named Nicholas Shepherd, seems to be having second thoughts. While her wedding is repeatedly postponed, Faith meets a local widower and decides to teach his blind son Braille. In time, Nicholas begins to realize that he may have lost Faith to another man.

Science Fiction »

Divergent

In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomaly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all.


Fiction »

Saint Odd

The last installment of the Odd Thomas stories. Odd is a self-proclaim short order cook from the small town of Pico Mundo who sees dead people and more often than not that carries him into a situation that he has to correct. Once more it is up to Odd to save the day in the place where it all started. He must face the very people that took his one true love from him but they want revenge cause Odd has interfered with their plans far too many times and their target in Pico Mundo. Well worth going back to book 1, Odd Thomas, and reading the series.

Non-Fiction »

Lies that Chelsea Handler Told Me

The friends, family, and co-workers of the late-night talk show host on the E! network describe how they have all been tricked by her into believing tales of utter nonsense and behaving like total fools.


Graphic Novel »

Batman '66

"Put on your go-go boots and get ready to "Batusi" back to the Swingin' 60s as DC Comics reimagines the classic Batman TV series in comics form for the first time! These all-new stories portray The Caped Crusader, The Boy Wonder and their fiendish rogues gallery just the way viewers remember them"

Young Adult »

Clockwork Angel

When sixteen-year-old orphan Tessa Fell's older brother suddenly vanishes, her search for him leads her into Victorian-era London's dangerous supernatural underworld, and when she discovers that she herself is a Downworlder, she must learn to trust the demon-killing Shadowhunters if she ever wants to learn to control her powers and find her brother.