November New Books A Death in the Family James Agee Forty years after its original publication, James Agee's last novel seems, more than ever, an American classic. For in his lyrical, sorrowful account of a man's death and its impact on his family, Agee painstakingly created a small world of domestic happiness… Aimless Love: New and Selected Poems Blond Ambition: An A-List Novel Billy Collins Zoey Dean Aimless Love gives the reader an The third novel in this witty and opportunity to assess the rich risqué series takes readers behind scope of Collins' gifts. Containing the scenes of the intoxicating world more than fifty new poems and a of Hollywood glitterati. Upper East generous gathering from his Side blueblood Anna Percy came collections of the past decade- to L.A. to learn how to have a good Horoscopes for the Dead, time. Then Princeton prince Ben Ballistics, The Trouble with Poetry, Birnbaum and his amazing and Nine... disappearing act turned out to be anything but. The Ranger’s Apprentice/ Book 2 The Midnight Dress Captivate John Flanagan Karen Foxlee Carrie Jones Bracing for a final clash with the Quiet misfit Rose doesn't expect to Zara and her friends thought they'd evil warlord Morgarath, the fall in love with the sleepy beach solved the pixie problem. And they Rangers rally the kingdom's allies, town of Leonora. Nor does she did - sort of. The pixie's are all and Will is chosen, along with his expect to become fast friends with locked away, deep in the woods. friend Horace, as special envoys to beautiful, vivacious Pearl Kelly, But the king's needs grow stronger nearby Celtica. But the simple organizer of the high school float at each… mission soon takes an unsettling the annual Harvest Festival turn - the Celticans have parade. It's better not to get too disappeared, … attached when Rose and her father live on the road, driving their caravan from one place to the next when Entice The Metamorphosis A Good Man is Hard to Find Carrie Jones Franz Kafka Flannery O’Conner Zara and Nick are soul mates, As Gregor Samsa awoke one The collection that established meant to be together for ever. But morning from uneasy dreams he O'Connor's reputation as one of that's not quite how things have found himself transformed in his the american masters of the short worked out. For starters, Nick has bed into a gigantic insect. He was story. The volume contains the gone. He has been taken to the laying on his hard, as it were celebrated title story, a tale of the mythical place for warriors known armor-plated, back and when he murderous fugitive The Misfit, as as Valhalla. Zara and her friends lifted his head a little he could see well as "The Displaced Person" might be able to get him back, it's his domelike brown belly divided and eight other stories. just not going to be easy. into stiff arched segments… Antsy Does Time The Schwa Was Here Ship out of Luck Neal Shusterman Neal Shusterman Neal Shusterman Fueled by friendship and They say if you stare at him long In honor of Old Man Crawley’s sympathy, Antsy Bonano signs a enough, you can see what’s written eightieth birthday, the Bonano month of his life over to his dying on the wall behind him. They say a family has been invited to celebrate classmate Gunnar Umlaut. Soon lot of things about the Schwa, but with a weeklong cruise to the everyone at school follows suit, one things for sure: no one ever Caribbean aboard the world’s giving new meaning to the idea of noticed him. Except me. My name largest, grandest ship. But whether living on borrowed time. But does is Antsy Bonano—and I can tell on land or at sea, Antsy can’t Gunnar really have six months to you what’s true and what’s not, manage to stay out of trouble: He live, or is news of his imminent cause I was there. I was the one quickly finds himself the death greatly exaggerated? who realized the Schwa was accomplice of stowaway... functionally invisible and used him... All the Right Stuff David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and Walter Dean Myers the Art of Battling Giants Malcolm Gladwell New York Times bestselling author Walter Dean Myers tackles the In his #1 bestselling books THE social contract from a teen’s TIPPING POINT, BLINK and perspective in his novel All the OUTLIERS, Malcolm Gladwell has Right Stuff. In one of his most explored the ways in which we thought-provoking novels to date, understand and change our world. Myers weaves together political Now he looks at the complex and philosophy, basketball, and making surprising ways in which the weak soup in Harlem, with the depth that can defeat the strong, how the defines his writing career. small can match up against the giant, and how our goals (often cultural determined) can make a huge difference in our ultimate... "Send Me New Book Reviews From My Friends." Goodreads. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Nov. 2013. <http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/new>.