Title: The Conquest of Happiness

Author: Bertrand Russell ISBN: 9780415378475 Pages: 183 Description: The Conquest of Happiness is Bertrand Russell’s recipe for good living. First published in 1930, it pre-dates the current obsession with self-help by decades. Leading the reader step by step through the causes of unhappiness and the personal choices, compromises and sacrifices that (may) lead to the […]

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Scorched

Author: Laura Griffin ISBN: 9781451617399 Pages: 387 Description: Kelsey Quinn set out to trace a murder victim. Now she may become one. The dead don’t speak, but Kelsey knows their secrets. As a forensic anthropologist at the Delphi Center crime lab, Kelsey makes it her mission to identify bodies using no more than shards of […]

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Chaser

Author: Kylie Scott ISBN: 9781509806331 Pages: 288 Description: Love isn’t always NEAT… Bartender and all round bad boy, Eric Collins, has come to a crossroads. It’s time to take life seriously and maybe even attempt to settle down. If only the person he was hoping to settle down with didn’t turn out to be pregnant. […]

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Taipei

Author: Tao Lin ISBN: 9780307950178 Pages: 248 Description: Taipei by Tao Lin is an ode–or lament–to the way we live now. Following Paul from New York, where he comically navigates Manhattan’s art and literary scenes, to Taipei, Taiwan, where he confronts his family’s roots, we see one relationship fail, while another is born on the […]

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Distant Shores

Author: Marco Palmieri ISBN: 9780743492539 Pages: 390 Description: Washed up on a faraway galactic shore, Captain Kathryn Janeway of the U.S.S. Voyager(TM) faced a choice: accept exile or set a course for home, a seventy-thousand-light-year journey fraught with unknown perils. She chose the latter. Janeway’s decision launched her crew on a seven-year trek pursuing an […]

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One Foot in the Grave

Author: Jeaniene Frost ISBN: 9780061245091 Pages: 357 Description: You can run from the grave, but you can’t hide… Half-vampire Cat Crawfield is now Special Agent Cat Crawfield, working for the government to rid the world of the rogue undead. She’s still using everything Bones, her sexy and dangerous ex, taught her, but when Cat is […]

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IRL: In Real Life

Author: Lucy Lennox ISBN: Pages: 312 Description: Conor:It starts with a drunken text pic. The kind I would normally never send. Only, instead of it going to the flirty hotel bartender, it goes to some random stranger who actually responds. I tell myself an unexpected night of hot as hell back-and-forth is the perfect way […]

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The Lady of Shalott

Author: Alfred Tennyson ISBN: 9780192723710 Pages: 40 Description: The Lady of Shalott is the third book in Visions in Poetry, an award-winning series of classic poems illustrated by outstanding contemporary artists in stunning hardcover editions. Tennyson’s beautiful and enigmatic poem of unrequited love, set in Arthurian England, has enthralled artists for well over a century. […]

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Title: Truth or Dare

Author: Jacqueline Green ISBN: 9780316220361 Pages: 389 Description: When a simple round of truth or dare spins out of control, three girls find it’s no longer a party game. It’s do or die. It all started on a whim: the game was a way for Tenley Reed to reclaim her popularity, a chance for perfect […]

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Living with Joy: Keys to Personal Power and Spiritual Transformation

Author: Sanaya Roman ISBN: 9780915811038 Pages: 195 Description: One of my favorite bedside readers, simple steps to finding joy in everyday life. Concepts such as joy, inner peace, self esteem, clarity, love, appreciation, life purpose, and changing the negative to positive are explored. The format is a short chapter followed by exercises to help you […]

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