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"Inheritance" by Christopher Paolini
“Inheritance” by Christopher Paolini
Back of the Book: Not so very long ago, Eragon—Shadeslayer, Dragon Rider—was nothing more than a poor farm boy, and his dragon, Saphira, only a blue stone [...]
"The Girl Who Was on Fire" by Leah Wilson
“The Girl Who Was on Fire” by Leah Wilson
Back of the Book: Katniss Everdeen’s adventures may have come to an end, but her story continues to blaze in the hearts of millions worldwide. In The Girl [...]
"Teeth: Vampire Tales" by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling
“Teeth: Vampire Tales” by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling
Back of the Book: The first bite is only the beginning. Twenty of today’s favorite writers explore the intersections between the living, dead, and [...]
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Book -vs- Nook
I love books.  I love curling up with a hardback (or dead tree edition, as the hardcore ereaders say – I actually like that phrase) and feeling the [...]
"The Return of the King" by J. R. R. Tolkien
“The Return of the King” by J. R. R. Tolkien
Back of the Book: Having vanquished Sauron’s troops and killed the Lord of the Dark Riders, heroic hobbit Frodo Baggins and his band of soldiers now [...]
"The Two Towers" by J. R. R. Tolkien
“The Two Towers” by J. R. R. Tolkien
Back of the Book: Frodo and the Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the hands [...]
"This World We Live In" by Susan Beth Pfeffer
“This World We Live In” by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Back of the Book: The heart-wrenching companion to the bestselling novels Life As We Knew It and The Dead & The Gone. It’s been a year since a meteor [...]
"The Dead and the Gone" by Susan Beth Pfeffer
“The Dead and the Gone” by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Back of the Book: Susan Beth Pfeffer’s Life as We Knew It enthralled and devastated readers with its brutal but hopeful look at an apocalyptic [...]
"Life as We Knew It" by Susan Beth Pfeffer
“Life as We Knew It” by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Back of the Book: Miranda’s disbelief turns to fear in a split second when a meteor knocks the moon closer to the earth. How should her family prepare for [...]
"The Last Battle" by C. S. Lewis
“The Last Battle” by C. S. Lewis
Back of the Book: “You look wonderful, wonderful,” said the Ape. “If anyone saw you now, they’d think you were Aslan, the Great [...]
"The Silver Chair" by C. S. Lewis
“The Silver Chair” by C. S. Lewis
Back of the Book: “Supposing I told you I’d been in a place where animals can talk and where there are — er — enchantments and [...]
"The Voyage of the Dawn Treader" by C. S. Lewis
“The Voyage of the Dawn Treader” by C. S. Lewis
Back of the Book: The things in the picture were moving. It didn’t look at all like a cinema either; the colors were too real and clean and [...]
"Prince Caspian" by C. S. Lewis
“Prince Caspian” by C. S. Lewis
Back of the Book: The four Pevensies help Caspian battle Miraz and ascend his rightful throne. From School Library Journal: Grade 4-8-Peter, Susan, Edmund, [...]
"The Horse and His Boy" by C. S. Lewis
“The Horse and His Boy” by C. S. Lewis
Back of the Book: Shasta is a young boy living in Calormene with a cruel man who claims to be his father. One night he overhears his “father” [...]
"The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe" by C. S. Lewis
“The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe” by C. S. Lewis
Back of the Book: They open a door and enter a world Narnia … a land frozen in eternal winter … a country waiting to be set free. Four [...]