Amsterdam, 1943. Hanneke spends her days finding and delivering sought-after black market goods to paying customers, nights hiding the true nature of her work from her concerned parents, and every waking moment mourning her boyfriend, who was killed on the Dutch front lines when the German army invaded.
It is the late 19th century in the Eastern End of London, and a dangerous serial killer is on the loose. With little time before the killer takes another life, it is up to the infamous duo, Sherlock Holmes and John Watson, to figure out the true identity of the killer that would soon become notorious: Jack the Ripper.
Fast Facts Title: The Remarkable Inventions of Walter Mortinson Author: Quinn Sosna-Spear Publication date: April 2nd, 2019 Genre: Science Fiction/Realistic Fiction Recommended for: Ages 8 & up Rating: 4 [...]
Death is nothing new to Dino, as his parents own a funeral home, but when the dead don’t stay dead, he finds that he has a harder time coping.
As the Jhereg is the only house in which someone could buy into, it attracts a large number of the Easterns, an oppressed race. Vlad Taltos is one such member and just like every other member, he is a part of the house for one reason, for dirty money.
The mystery deepens for Alex and his grandfather, as they travel to Paris on a nonstop adventure to stop a mysterious man and little girl. It is a race against time to find a key that will unlock a toy robot.
Kingston is a girl living among ghosts in The Woman Warrior. She is a Chinese, American, female immigrant working to separate fantasy from reality after growing up with so many tales.
Fast Facts Title: Guards! Guards! Author: Terry Pratchett Publication Date: 1989 Genre: Fantasy, Mystery Rating: 5/5 For Carrot, life as a [...]
Fast Facts Title: The Second Life of Ava Rivers Author: Faith Gardner Publication date: August 28, 2018 Genre: Mystery/Thriller/Realistic Fiction Recommended for: Ages 14 and up [...]
Beth was a total daredevil. Fearless, feisty, athletic; the type of person who'd bike down a mountain ledge just for the thrill of it.