Julia Robinson and Cassie Burnes have been friends since nursery school. They have shared everything, including their desire to escape The stifling limitations of their birthplace, the quiet town of Royston, Massachusetts. But as the two girls enter adolescence, their paths diverge: while Julia comes from a stable, happy, middle-class family, Cassie never knew her father, who died when she was an infant, and has an increasingly tempestuous relationship with her single mother, Bev. When Bev..
War veteran Peter Ash sought peace and quiet among the towering redwoods of northern California, but the trip isn''t quite the balm he''d hoped for. The dense forest and close fog..
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An enthralling literary debut that tells the story of a young girl’s coming of age in the cutthroat world of New York City ballet—a story of obsession and the quest for..
Cairo is haunted by the ghosts of war. Makana finds himself on a quest for a lost treasure that soon turns deadly
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The Girl in Dior is Clara, a freshly hired chronicler, fan of fashion and our guide in the busy corridors of the brand new house of Christian Dior. It''s the 12th of February..