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Imagina ai ficar 460 dias presa, sem contato algum com parentes e amigos, esperando uma salvação e praticamente de mãos atadas pois o seu futuro depende de alguma alma para pagar resgate!? Eu enlouqueceria! Juro. x_x Conheça a emocionante história/relato da Amanda Lindhout:  Baixe o trecho do livro:

A house in the sky / Amanda Lindhout / The dramatic and redemptive memoir of a woman whose curiosity led her to the world's most beautiful and remote places, its most imperiled and perilous countries, and then into fifteen months of harrowing captivity.

Crazy Rich Asians, by Kevin Kwan. Click on the cover to read the review of this title by Rosemary.

Crazy Rich Asians, by Kevin Kwan

Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan. Crazy Rich Asians is the outrageously funny debut novel about three super-rich, pedigreed Chinese families and the gossip, backbiting, and scheming that occurs when the family comes together.

{WANT TO READ} It's What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War by Lynsey Addario. Inspirational memoir of a photojournalist's life. // a book published this year. [Feb 5, 2015]

What it's about: War photographer Lynsey Addario recounts her exploits in wartime and battle-ridden places like Afghanistan. Who's starring: Jennifer Lawrence will play Lynsey, and Steven Spielberg will direct.

100 Best Books of 2013

2013 Best Books List Amazon

Here is a list of the best books for 2013 - as well as descriptions and excerpts. A Book Club resource (probably good for 2015 if one wants to find a book at the library without having to wait months!

"That's why whenever people try to tell me how their 'insane father' would sometimes fall asleep on the toilet, or occasionally catch the house on fire, I put my finger to their lips and whisper, 'Hush, little rabbit. Let me give you perspective.'"

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened, Jenny Lawson **have in hard cover**

An amazing book - the characters, the narrative, the sense of place.  It's all there.

Book Club For March: 'Cutting For Stone'

Cutting for Stone - Abraham Verghese - a great sweeping, dramatic novel of Indian brothers growing up in Ethiopia. Loved it!

Love Jodi Piccoult, she covers so many controversial topics and makes you see both sides.

Jodi Picoult: Sing You Home - Wow! Truly amazing book that sheds light on LGBT rights. Jodi Picoult is probably my favorite author of all time, just because of her ability to draw you in to a set of.

Station eleven : a novel by Emily St. John Mandel.  One night a famous actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. Moving back and forth in time-from the actor's early days as a film star to fifteen years in the future, when a theater troupe known as the Traveling Symphony roams the wasteland of what remains-this suspenseful, elegiac, spellbinding novel charts the strange twists of fate that connect five…

Order the book, Station Eleven [Hardcover] in bulk, at wholesale prices. ISBN by Emily St John Mandel

The Orenda (book cover)

A visceral portrait of life at a crossroads, The Orenda opens with a brutal massacre and the kidnapping of the young Iroquois Snow Falls, a spirited girl with a special gift. Her captor, Bird, is an… read more at Kobo.