Description : Given the way love turned her heart in the New York Times bestselling To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before, which School Library Journal called a “lovely, lighthearted romance,” it’s no surprise that Laura Jean still has letters to write. Lara Jean didn’t expect to really fall for Peter. She and Peter were just pretending. Except suddenly they weren’t. Now Lara Jean is more confused than ever. When another boy from her past returns to her life, Lara Jean’s feelings for him return too. Can a girl be in love with two boys at once? In this charming and heartfelt sequel to the New York Times bestseller To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, we see first love through the eyes of the unforgettable Lara Jean. Love is never easy, but maybe that’s part of what makes it so amazing.
Description : Hearing his dead ex-girlfriend’s voice in an empty room is enough to make a man question his sanity. Worse is when that ex insists she shouldn't have died. Broken cop Jake Carrigan has no interest in delving into a past full of heartache and regrets. But he can’t deny she still matters, even if she’s simply a voice in his head. Hannah Dixon is having a hard time believing she’s dead. How can she be when she feels so much inside? She can see Jake, can talk to him, but she can’t touch him. And right now, touching Jake is all she wants. Jake’s probe into Hannah’s death stirs up a sinister psychic link, something dark that will stop at nothing to keep its secrets. To protect her own heart, Hannah left Jake once. Can she leave him again to protect his life?
Description : In 1953, the same year that Elvis Presley cut his first demo, Cash Box magazine named the Hilltoppers the top vocal group of the year. Hits such as “Trying” and “P.S. I Love You” raced up the charts and kept the group in Billboard’s Top 40. The four fresh-faced singers appeared on The Toast of the Town with Ed Sullivan, who introduced them to the nation. On weekends the Hilltoppers performed in cities across the country, but on Monday mornings they were better known as Western Kentucky State College students Jimmy Sacca, Seymour Spiegelman, Don McGuire, and Billy Vaughn. The Korean War, military drafts, and changing public tastes in music, however, cut short singing careers that should have lasted much longer. Sacca was drafted in 1953, mere months before the end of the war. Vaughn left the group shortly after that for a career at Dot Records and found fame elsewhere with his orchestra. McGuire and Spiegelman were drafted as well, and despite a set of temporary replacement members, the group eventually called it quits. Fifty years later, historian Carlton Jackson revisits the Kentucky college kids who made it big between classes. He follows the group from their first hit, recorded in Western’s Van Meter Auditorium, to their brief 1970s reunion. Their story recalls the nature of celebrity and youth in the early days of rock ’n’ roll.
Description : House-sitting with her mother in Palm Springs, Mariah falls in love with a rich neighbor, Paul, but a serious operation threatens to take him from her forever.
Description : PSI-Battles: The Ascension is a thrilling, thought provoking fantasy. Victor, a graduate student at Grace University, is only concerned about getting good grades and getting Rose’s attention. Then suddenly it starts to happen…people across the campus are suddenly and inexplicably psychically attacked by a mysterious assailant—with devastating effects. Victor never really believed in ESP before, but now he’s not so sure. Will our hero discover the identity of this unknown telepathic attacker? How can someone even dream of stopping assaults caused by something so fantastic? More importantly, how will our untried hero respond to the call to complete a mystical transformation that could reveal the blissful, inner Power and Wisdom that might save them all, if only he completes it in time? PSI-Battles: The Ascension is intensely fascinating to people interested in exciting fantasy and remarkable extrasensory experiences. A definite “must read”.
Description : In this book I will tell you the stories of some of the kids who've most touched my heart at Covenant House. Because I want you to feel, and see, and know what their lives have been like, I have told their stories chronologically -- through letters I wrote to friends and supporters who share this life-saving mission with me.