• November Book Selections

     

    Darius The Great Is Not Okay  byAdib Khorram:  Darius has never fit in at home and he’s sure things are going to be the same in Iran.  Then Darius meets Sohrab and things start to change.  This book is hilarious and heartbreaking.  It is for anyone who has ever felt not good enough then met a friend who makes them feel better than okay.

     

    Strange Grace by Tessa Gratton:  Long ago, a village made a bargain with the devil to ensure their prosperity.  Mairwen, a spirited witch, and Rhun, the expected saint, along with Arthur, a restless outcast will each have a role to play as the devil demands a body to fill the bargain. 

     

    Marage by Somalya Daud:  In a world dominated by the brutal Vather Empire, eighteen year old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation, of writing poetry, and of adventure and travel.  When adventure comes, it is not what she expects as she is kidnapped by the regime and taken to the secret palace where she discovers she looks identical to the princess.  The princess is so hated by her people she needs a body double to appear in public.  Amani must play the princess to perfection as one wrong move could lead to her death.