First Descent by Pam Withers *************************************************************************************************************************************************** Email us at library@randomhouse.com- the first TEN people to respond will get an Advanced Reader’s Copy!! Getting boys to be exciting about reading can sometimes prove quite challenging- especially during summer vacation, or as they are just getting back to school! It is hard to compete with sports, and […]

This has been an exciting first week  for Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, it seems like everyone is talking about it!  From Entertainment Weekly to School Library Journal to People Magazine.  The Associated Press piece ended up on  Yahoo, The Huffington Post, MSN, ABC News  and YA and book bloggers galore are spreading the word! Watch the trailer!  [youtube XWrNyVhSJUU] Here […]

A couple of readers recently commented (thanks!) on my review of the new memoir, I am Nujood, Age 10 and Divorced. Since this book has sparked conversation and contemplation, I thought I’d share this recent op-ed piece in The New York Times  by Pulitzer-Prize winner Nicholas D. Kristof whose book, Half the Sky, is a Random House, Inc. bestseller. […]