A Love Story Starring My Dead Best Friend / Emily Horner "As she tries to sort out her feelings of love, seventeen-year-old Cass, a spunky math genius with an introverted streak, finds a way to memorialize her dead best friend.
New Beginnings: A Reading List from Open Book Night
New Beginnings: A Reading List from Open Book Night by Elizabeth Waters - When we asked people to share books related to the theme of “new beginnings” at our Open Book Night last week we got a really wide range of fiction and nonfiction book recommendations.
When thirteen-year-old Joey Willis, deaf since the age of six, meets Dr. Charles Mansell and his chimpanzee Sukari, who use sign language, her world blooms with possibilities but that of the chimp begins to narrow.
We Are New Yorkers: A Reading List for NYC Immigrant Heritage Week
Welcome to July’s edition of the Reader’s Den! This month we will be reading and discussing Passing by Nella Larsen. Published in it is a novel of modern black life whose relationships are wrought with psychological tension.