999: The Extraordinary Young Women of the First Official Jewish Transport to Auschwitz

AN BEST OF THE MONTH SELECTION A fresh, remarkable story of Auschwitz on the 75th anniversary of its liberation An uplifting story of the herculean strength of young girls in a staggeringly harrowing situation Kirkus Intimate, harrowing This careful, sympathetic history illuminates

Labyrinth of Ice: The Triumphant and Tragic Greely Polar Expedition

Based on the author s exhaustive research, the incredible true story of the Greely Expedition, one of the most harrowing adventures in the annals of polar exploration In July 1881, Lt A.W Greely and his crew of 24 scientists and explorers were bound for the last region unmarked on global maps.

Africaville

A ferociously talented writer makes his stunning debut with this richly woven tapestry, set in a small Nova Scotia town settled by former slaves, that depicts several generations of one family bound together and torn apart by blood, faith, time, and fate.Vogue Best Books to Read This Winter

Circe

In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born But Circe is a strange child not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother Turning to the world of mortals for companionship, she discovers that she does possess power the power of