Remnants: Season of Wonder by Lisa T Bergren // A new YA dystopian series by one of my fave authors!! I always love the 1st book in a "fantasy" book b/c of all the new worlds/legends you're introduced to. It took me awhile to really get a hold of their world/mission. But I was totally in by the end--a group of marked teens are on a mission to save the world rescue a prince. Cannot wait for the 2nd! MUST BUY.
The Power of Myth-Joseph Campbell in conversation with journalist and erudite Bill Moyers, discuss myths and general themes of life through the ages. 'Follow your Bliss' emerges for me as the most enduring theme.
Probably one of the best YA books of all time, but one that younger children and adults love also. Multi-layered and full of subtle messages that give the reader reasons for introspection. This book would give a book club material to talk about for days.
The author of the Stephen Leacock Medal-winning The Best Laid Plans brings his trademark humour and sharp storytelling to a new novel set in the high-stakes world of a global public… read more at Kobo.