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.

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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

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An unforgettable novel about the power of friendship and kindness by the New York Times bestselling author of Pay It Forward In the summer of 1969, fourteen year old Lucas Painter carries a huge weight on his shoulders His brother is fighting in Vietnam His embattled parents are locked in a