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1984 by Orwell, George, 1903-1950.

1984

In a grim city and a terrifying country, where Big Brother is always Watching You and the Thought Police can practically read your mind, Winston is a man in grave danger for the simple reason that his memory still functions. He knows the Party's official image of the world is a fluid fiction. He knows the Party controls the people by feeding them lies and narrowing their imaginations through a process of bewilderment and brutalization that alienates each individual from his fellows and deprives

Nov 28, 2014
Act like a success, think like a success - discovering your gift and the way to life's riches by Harvey, Steve, 1956- author.

Act like a success, think like a success - discovering your gift and the way to life's riches

Steve Harvey tells you how to achieve your dreams using the gift you already have. Every one of us was born with a gift endowed by our creators - something you do the best at with very little effort. While it can be like someone else's, your gift is yours alone. No one can take it away. You are the only one who can use it - or waste it.Steve shows how that gift holds your greatest chance at success, and the fulfillment of your life's mission and purpose. He helps you learn to define your gift -

Nov 28, 2014
Animal farm by Orwell, George, 1903-1950.

Animal farm

In this satire of the Russian Revolution, Manor Farm is transformed into Animal Farm, a democracy proclaiming All Animals Are Created Equal. After totalitarian rule is re-established, the reality becomes But Some Animals Are More Equal Than Others.

Nov 28, 2014
Anna Karenina by Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910.

Anna Karenina

Rebellious Anna falls deeply and passionately in love with the handsome Count Vronsky. When she refuses to conduct the discreet affair that her cold, ambitious husband -- and Russian high society -- would condone, she is doomed. Set against the tragic love of Anna and Vronsky, the plight of the melancholy nobleman Konstantine Levin unfolds. In doubt about the meaning of life -- a mirror of Tolstoy's own spiritual crisis -- Konstantine is haunted by thoughts of suicide.

Nov 28, 2014
Atlas shrugged by Rand, Ayn.

Atlas shrugged

In a scrap heap within an abandoned factory, the greatest invention in history lies dormant and unused. By what fatal error has its value gone unrecognized? In defense of those greastest of human qulaities that have made civilization possible, one man sets out to show what would happen to the world if all the heroes of innovation and industry went on strike. Is he a destroyer or a liberator?

Nov 28, 2014
Billy Budd by Melville, Herman, 1819-1891, author.

Billy Budd

In 1797, young Billy Budd is impressed into naval service. It is a perilous time for a British Royal Navy still reeling from mutinies and marauding French ships. When Billy is forcibly transferred to HMS Bellipotent, he evokes the wrath of John Claggart, the ship's Master-at-arms. Claggart falsely accuses Billy of conspiracy to mutiny, a charge that will have a profound effect on the fates of both seamen.

Nov 28, 2014
Burn by Barr, Nevada.

Burn

Anna Pigeon, a Ranger with the National Park Service, is on administrative leave from her job as she recovers from the traumas of the past couple of months -- while the physical wounds have healed, the emotional ones are still healing. With her new husband busy and back at work, Anna decides to go to stay with an old friend from the Park Service, Geneva, who works as a singer at the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park. Anna isn't in town long before she crosses paths with a tenant of Geneva'

Nov 28, 2014
Don't tell a soul by Rosenfelt, David.

Don't tell a soul

Tim Wallace's wife died in a boating accident several months ago. Tim was the only eye witness, and one New Jersey cop is sure he killed her.

Nov 28, 2014
Found by Coben, Harlan, 1962- author.

Found

It's been eight months since Mickey Bolitar witnessed the death of his father. Eight months of lies, dark secrets, and unanswered questions. Mickey's sophomore year brings on its own set of troubles: Ema surprises with news that she has an online boyfriend, and he's vanished. As he's searching for Ema's missing boyfriend, Mickey and his friends are pulled deeper into the mysteries of the Abeona Shelter, risking their lives, until Mickey finally comes face-to-face with the truth about his father.

Nov 28, 2014
Iced by Moning, Karen Marie.

Iced

Dani O'Malley uses her rare talents and the powerful Sword of Light to survive Dark Fae attacks in Dublin, where she is also challenged by a murderous former friend and by the head of the police force who covets her sword.

Nov 28, 2014
Les misérables by Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885.

Les misérables

Trying to forget his past and live an honest life, escaped convict Jean Valjean risks his freedom to take care of a motherless young girl during a period of political unrest in Paris.

Nov 28, 2014
Life of Pi a novel by Martel, Yann.

Life of Pi a novel

Pi Patel, having spent an idyllic childhood in Pondicherry, India, as the son of a zookeeper, sets off with his family at the age of sixteen to start anew in Canada, but his life takes a marvelous turn when their ship sinks in the Pacific, leaving him adrift on a raft with a 450-pound Bengal tiger for company.

Nov 28, 2014
Outlaw by Dekker, Ted, 1962- author.

Outlaw

A father and his son leave Atlanta for Australia and find themselves taken as slaves by a savage, unknown jungle tribe.

Nov 28, 2014
Seventh grave and no body by Jones, Darynda, author.

Seventh grave and no body

Twelve of the deadliest beasts ever forged in the fires of hell have escaped onto our plane, and they want nothing more than to rip out the jugular of Charley Davidson and serve her lifeless, mangled body to Satan for dinner. So there's that. But Charley's father has disappeared, and the more she retraces his last steps, the more she learns he was conducting an investigation of his own, one that has Charley questioning everything she's ever known about him.

Nov 28, 2014
The lost key by Coulter, Catherine, author.

The lost key

New FBI agent Nicholas Drummond and his partner, Mike Caine, are called to investigate a stabbing. In their investigation, they discover that the victim had devoted his life to discovering the whereabouts of a missing WW I U-boat hiding a stash of gold. When the victim's adult children disappear, the search for them takes them on an international manhunt, involving an eccentric billionaire industrialist with his own plans for the lost gold, and for creating a weapon of mass destruction.

Nov 28, 2014
The silver linings playbook by Quick, Matthew, 1973-

The silver linings playbook

Poignant story of how one man regains his memory and comes to terms with the magnitude of his wife's betrayal. During the years he spends in a neural health facility, Pat Peoples formulates a theory about silver linings: he believes his life is a movie produced by God, his mission is to become physically fit and emotionally supportive, and his happy ending will be the return of his estranged wife, Nikki. When Pat goes to live with his parents, everything seems changed: no one will talk to him ab

Nov 28, 2014
The violinist's thumb and other lost tales of love, war, and genius, as written by our genetic code by Kean, Sam.

The violinist's thumb and other lost tales of love, war, and genius, as written by our genetic code

Explores the wonders of the magical building block of life: DNA. There are genes to explain crazy cat ladies, why other people have no fingerprints, and why some people survive nuclear bombs.

Nov 28, 2014
The walking dead the road to Woodbury by Kirkman, Robert.

The walking dead the road to Woodbury

The zombie plague unleashes its horrors on the suburbs of Atlanta without warning, pitting the living against the dead. Caught in the mass exodus, Lilly Caul struggles to survive in a series of ragtag encampments and improvised shelters. But the Walkers are multiplying. Dogged by their feral hunger for flesh and crippled by fear, Lilly relies on the protection of good Samaritans by seeking refuge in a walled-in town once known as Woodbury, Georgia. At first, Woodbury seems like a perfect sanctua

Nov 28, 2014
The war of the worlds by Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946.

The war of the worlds

An intellectually superior race from Mars invades Earth with plans to take over the planet.

Nov 28, 2014
Through the evil days - a Clare Fergusson/Russ van Alstyne mystery by Spencer-Fleming, Julia, author.

Through the evil days - a Clare Fergusson/Russ van Alstyne mystery

On a frigid January night, Chief of Police Russ Van Alstyne and Reverend Clare Fergusson are called to the scene of a raging fire that quickly becomes a double homicide and kidnapping. Which is the very last thing Russ needs. Currently he's struggling with the prospect of impending fatherhood. And his new wife is not at all happy with his proposal for their long-delayed honeymoon: a week in an ice-fishing cabin. The vestry of St. Alban's Church has called for the bishop to investigate Clare's "u

Nov 28, 2014