Harry Potter 1-3 Gift Set/3 Bde. by Joanne K. Rowling Summary
Every great story has a great beginning - and this is where Harry Potter's extraordinary, magical adventure starts. From the moment Harry Potter - the boy who lived - is deposited on the doorstep of number four, Privet Drive, Little Whinging, with the words 'Good luck, Harry,' and a swish of Albus Dumbledore's cloak, an irresistible storytelling magic pulls readers into an unforgettable adventure. Harry Potter is a milestone in every child's reading life and this gorgeous, collectable boxed set is the perfect introduction for new readers, Wizards and Muggles alike.
Harry Potter: Diagon Alley Pocket Notebook Collection (Set of 3) by Insight Editions Summary
Inspired by the shops of Diagon Alley™, this pocket notebook collection invites fans to celebrate the magic of the beloved Harry Potter™ films. Show your love for the magical world of the Harry Potter films with this collectible set of three unique pocket notebooks, inspired by the shops of Diagon Alley. Each notebook features a flexible cover and 64 lined, acid-free pages of high-quality, heavy stock paper, perfect for jotting down notes, making lists, or simply recording your thoughts! The Harry Potter: Diagon Alley Pocket Notebook Collection is one of a new line of mini notebook collections inspired by the cinematic wizarding world. Fans can choose their favorite designs or collect them all!
Harry Potter: The Complete Collection (1-7) by J.K. Rowling Summary
All seven eBooks in the multi-award winning, internationally bestselling Harry Potter series, available as one download with stunning cover art by Olly Moss. Enjoy the stories that have captured the imagination of millions worldwide.
A Fine Fleece by Lisa Lloyd Summary
A guide to using handspun yarns--including such fibers as alpaca, merino, cormo, and more--features detailed instructions for twenty-six innovative projects that demonstrate how the materials' unique properties, fiber, and texture can transform a piece. 15,000 first printing.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling Summary
Harry Potter is preparing to leave the Dursleys and Privet Drive for the last time. But the future that awaits him is full of danger, not only for him, but for anyone close to him - and Harry has already lost so much. Only by destroying Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes can Harry free himself and overcome the Dark Lord's forces of evil. In this dramatic conclusion to the Harry Potter series, Harry must leave his most loyal friends behind, and in a final perilous journey find the strength and the will to face his terrifying destiny: a deadly confrontation that is his alone to fight. These adult editions with glorious jacket art by Andrew Davidson are now available in hardback for the first time.
The Brigade by Howard Blum,Hardscrabble Entertainment, Inc. Summary
November 1944. The British government finally agrees to send a brigade of 5,000 Jewish volunteers from Palestine to Europe to fight the German army. But when the war ends and the soldiers witness firsthand the horrors their people have suffered in the concentration camps, the men launch a brutal and calculating campaign of vengeance, forming secret squads to identify, locate, and kill Nazi officers in hiding. Their own ferocity threatens to overwhelm them until a fortuitous encounter with an orphaned girl sets the men on a course of action—rescuing Jewish war orphans and transporting them to Palestine—that will not only change their lives but also help create a nation and forever alter the course of world history.
Chosen by Kiersten White Summary
"Will get Buffy fans up in their feels." --Entertainment Weekly on Slayer Nina continues to learn how to use her slayer powers against enemies old and new in this second novel in the New York Times bestselling series from Kiersten White, set in the world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Now that Nina has turned the Watcher's Castle into a utopia for hurt and lonely demons, she's still waiting for the utopia part to kick in. With her sister Artemis gone and only a few people remaining at the castle--including her still-distant mother--Nina has her hands full. Plus, though she gained back her Slayer powers from Leo, they're not feeling quite right after being held by the seriously evil succubus Eve, a.k.a. fake Watcher's Council member and Leo's mother. And while Nina is dealing with the darkness inside, there's also a new threat on the outside, portended by an odd triangle symbol that seems to be popping up everywhere, in connection with Sean's demon drug ring. Because one near-apocalypse just isn't enough, right? The darkness always finds you. And once again, it's coming for the Slayer.
The Secrets of Drearcliff Grange School by Kim Newman Summary
A week after her mother found her sleeping on the ceiling, Amy Thomsett is delivered to her new school, Drearcliff Grange in Somerset. Although it looks like a regular boarding school, Amy learns that Drearcliff girls are special, the daughters of criminal masterminds, outlaw scientists and master magicians. Several of the pupils also have special gifts like Amy's, and when one of the girls in her dormitory is abducted by a mysterious group in black hoods, Amy forms a secret, superpowered society called the Moth Club to rescue their friend. They soon discover that the Hooded Conspiracy runs through the School, and it's up to the Moth Club to get to the heart of it.