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. 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.
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.
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.