Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics by Ina Garten
Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics is the essential Ina Garten cookbook, focusing on the techniques behind her elegant food and easy entertaining style, and offering nearly a hundred brand-new recipes that will become trusted favorites.
Change of Heart by Jodi Picoult
Jodi Picoult bangs out another ripped-from-the-zeitgeist winner, this time examining a condemned inmate's desire to be an organ donor. Freelance carpenter Shay Bourne was sentenced to death for killing a little girl, Elizabeth Nealon, and her cop stepfather. Eleven years after the murders, Elizabeth's sister, Claire, needs a heart transplant, and Shay volunteers, which complicates the state's execution plans.
Jack London in Paradise by Paul Malmont
A romantic novel of sweeping passions and raw adventure set against an unforgettable, sultry backdrop, Jack London in Paradise vividly imagines the last year in the life of a legendary man nearly everyone knows about, but few actually know.
The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow
In this book, Randy Pausch has combined the humor, inspiration and intelligence that made his lecture such a phenomenon and given it an indelible form. It is a book that will be shared for generations to come.
Love the One You're With by Emily Giffin
A chance encounter with an old flame in Emily Giffin's fourth novel causes Ellen Dempsey to consider anew what could have been. Shortly after marrying Andy, Ellen runs into Leo, her intense first love. Leo, a moody writer, has secretly preoccupied Ellen ever since he broke her heart, so after seeing him again, Ellen wonders if her perfect life is truly what she wants or simply what she was expected to want...
Pieces of My Heart by Robert J. Wagner
In this moving memoir, Pieces of My Heart, Robert J. Wagner opens his heart to share the romances, the drama, and the humor of an incredible life.
Daisy's Wars by Meg Henderson
In Daisy's Wars, a young woman escapes her stifling home town to become a WAAF, little realising the life she will lead as World War Two breaks...
March by Geraldine Brooks
Geraldine Brooks's luminous second novel, after 2001's acclaimed Year of Wonders, imagines the Civil War experiences of Mr. March, the absent father in Louisa May Alcott's Little Women.
Hunting Midnight by Richard Zimler
Hunting Midnight is set in 18th- and 19th-century Portugal, its acts of cruelty, bigotry and a shocking betrayal propel this historical novel by Richard Zimler, author of the successful Last Kabbalist of Lisbon.
The Art of Happiness by Dalai Lama, Howard C. Cutler
Gyatso, His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, is the spiritiual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people. In The Art of Happiness Howard C. Cutler helps to blend psychology with the Dalai Lamas Buddhist meditations and stories. Like any art, the art of happiness requires study and practice--and the talent for it, the Dalai Lama assures us, is in our nature...