Delacorte Press

  • The sun is also a star

    Nicola Yoon

    • Delacorte press
    • 1 Novembre 2016

    Soon to be a major motion picture starring Yara Shahidi and Charles Melton! The #1 New York Times bestseller and National Book Award Finalist from the bestselling author of Everything, Everything will have you falling in love with Natasha and Daniel as they fall in love with each other. Natasha: Im a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. Im definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is twelve hours away from being deported to Jamaica. Falling in love with him wont be my story. Daniel: Ive always been the good son, the good student, living up to my parents high expectations. Never the poet. Or the dreamer. But when I see her, I forget about all that. Something about Natasha makes me think that fate has something much more extraordinary in store--for both of us. The Universe: Every moment in our lives has brought us to this single moment. A million futures lie before us. Which one will come true? *** The #1 New York Times Bestseller A National Book Award Finalist A 2017 Michael L. Printz Honor Book A New York Times Notable Book A BuzzFeed Best YA Book of the Year A POPSUGAR Best Book of the Year A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year A Booklist Editor's Choice A New York Public Library Best Book for Teens Recipient of the John Steptoe New Talent Award A Walter Award Honor Book " Beautifully crafted ."-- People Magazine "A book that is very much about the many factors that affect falling in love, as much as it is about the very act itself . . . fans of Yoons first novel, Everything Everything , will find much to love --if not, more--in what is easily an even stronger follow up." -- Entertainment Weekly " Transcends the limits of YA as a human story about falling in love and seeking out our futures." --POPSUGAR.com

  • WE WERE LIARS

    E. Lockhart

    • Delacorte press
    • 13 Mai 2014
  • YOU''LL BE THE DEATH OF ME

    Karen M. Mcmanus

    • Delacorte press
    • 30 Novembre 2021

    B>From the author of One of Us Is Lying comes a brand-new pulse-pounding thriller. It''s Ferris Bueller''s Day Off with murder when three old friends relive an epic ditch day, and it goes horribly--and fatally--wrong./b>br>br>Ivy, Mateo, and Cal used to be close. Now all they have in common is Carlton High and the beginning of a very bad day.br>;br>Type A Ivy lost a student council election to the class clown, and now she has to face the school, humiliated. Heartthrob Mateo is burned out--hes been working two jobs since his familys business failed. And outsider Cal just got stood up . . . again.br>;br>So when Cal pulls into campus late for class and runs into Ivy and Mateo, it seems like the perfect opportunity to turn a bad day around. Theyll ditch and go into the city. Just the three of them, like old times. Except theyve barely left the parking lot before they run out of things to say . . .br>;br>. . . until they spot another Carlton High student skipping school--and follow him to the scene of his own murder. In one chance move, their day turns from dull to deadly. And its about to get worse.br>;br>It turns out Ivy, Mateo, and Cal still have some things in common. They all have a connection to the dead kid. And theyre allbr>hiding something.br>;br>Now theyre all wondering--could it be that their chance reconnection wasnt by chance after all?br>;

  • FAMILY OF LIARS Nouv.

    FAMILY OF LIARS

    E. Lockhart

    • Delacorte press
    • 28 Avril 2022

    A wonderful new book is coming from Random House Childrens Books.

  • ONE OF US IS LYING

    Karen M Mcmanus

    • Delacorte press
    • 30 Mai 2017

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club (EW.com) in this flat-out addictive ( RT Book Reviews ) story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal , is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete , is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast , is the creator of Bayview Highs notorious gossip app. Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention Simon's dead. And according to investigators, his death wasnt an accident. On Monday, he died. But on Tuesday, hed planned to post juicy reveals about all four of his high-profile classmates, which makes all four of them suspects in his murder. Or are they the perfect patsies for a killer whos still on the loose? Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them. And dont miss Karen McManus's new novel Two Can Keep a Secret that Bustle says is "a must-read YA thriller if you love Riverdale and Sharp Objects ." Praise for One of Us Is Lying An EW.com Best YA Book of the Year Selection A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of the Year Selection A Popcrush Best Young Adult Book of the Year Selection A New York Public Library's Best Book for Teens Selection A CBC Teen Choice Book Award Nominee A Bustle.com Best Young Adult Book of May 2017 A Goodreads Best Young Adult Book of the Year Nominee A YALSA Best Fiction Book Nominee A YALSA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers Youll tear through this juicy, super-fun (if murder can ever be fun?) thriller."--Bustle.com " A whodunit with a Breakfast Club twist ...following four unique voices on a chase to find the killer, this one will keep you guessing until the very, very end."--Popcrush "Twisty plotting, breakneck pacing and intriguing characterisation add up to an exciting, single-sitting thrillerish treat. "-- The Guardian "This is no ordinary whodunit surprising and relevant."-- USA Today An addictive, devour-in-one-sitting thriller with so many twists and turns you'll be wondering until the very end: Who really killed Simon ?--Kara Thomas, author of The Darkest Corners and Little Monsters "[As] McManus's intense mystery unfolds... each character becomes more complex and nuanced, adding richness and depth to the suspense. " -- VOYA , Starred Review "This fast-paced blend of Gossip Girl , Pretty Little Liars , and classic John Hughes will leave readers racing to the finish as the try to unravel the mystery on their own."-- Kirkus Reviews "A smart, twisted, and unpredictable YA mystery that will have readers guessing until the very end."-- SLJ " An engaging, enticing look at the pressures of high school and the things that cause a person to lose control."-- Booklist "Readers will have a hard time putting this clever page-turner down."-BookPage.com

  • Anglais The Maze Runner t.1

    James Dashner

    • Delacorte press
    • 24 Août 2010

    Book one in the blockbuster Maze Runner series that spawned a movie franchise and ushered in a worldwide phenomenon! And dont miss The Fever Code, the highly-anticipated series conclusion that finally reveals the story of how the maze was built! When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. Hes surrounded by strangers--boys whose memories are also gone. Outside the towering stone walls that surround them is a limitless, ever-changing maze. Its the only way out--and no ones ever made it through alive. Then a girl arrives. The first girl ever. And the message she delivers is terrifying: Remember. Survive. Run. The Maze Runner and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials , and Maze Runner: The Death Cure all are now major motion pictures featuring the star of MTV's Teen Wolf , Dylan OBrien; Kaya Scodelario; Aml Ameen; Will Poulter; and Thomas Brodie-Sangster. Also look for James Dashners edge-of-your-seat MORTALITY DOCTRINE series! Praise for the Maze Runner series: A #1 New York Times Bestselling Series A USA Today Bestseller A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of the Year An ALA-YASLA Best Fiction for Young Adults Book An ALA-YALSA Quick Pick [A] mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as a fusion of Lord of the Flies , The Hunger Games , and Lost . --EW.com Wonderful action writing --fast-paced but smart and well observed. -- Newsday [A] nail-biting must-read. -- Seventeen.com Breathless, cinematic action. -- Publishers Weekly Heart pounding to the very last moment. -- Kirkus Reviews Exclamation-worthy. -- Romantic Times James Dashners illuminating prequel [ The Kill Order ] will thrill fans of this Maze Runner [series] and prove just as exciting for readers new to the series. -- Shelf Awareness , Starred Take a deep breath before you start any James Dashner book. -- Deseret News

  • GO TELL THE BEES THAT I AM GONE - OUTLANDER 9

    Diana Gabaldon

    • Delacorte press
    • 23 Novembre 2021

    B>The author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Outlander series returns with the newest novel in the epic tale./b>br> br>The past may seem the safest place to be . . . but it is the most dangerous time to be alive. . . .br> br>Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall were torn apart by the Jacobite Rising in 1743, and it took them twenty years to find each other again. Now the American Revolution threatens to do the same.br> br>It is 1779 and Claire and Jamie are at last reunited with their daughter, Brianna, her husband, Roger, and their children on Frasers Ridge. Having the family together is a dream the Frasers had thought impossible.br> br>Yet even in the North Carolina backcountry, the effects of war are being felt. Tensions in the Colonies are great and local feelings run hot enough to boil Hells tea-kettle. Jamie knows loyalties among his tenants are split and it wont be long until the war is on his doorstep.br> br>Brianna and Roger have their own worry: that the dangers that provoked their escape from the twentieth century might catch up to them. Sometimes they question whether risking the perils of the 1700s--among them disease, starvation, and an impending war--was indeed the safer choice for their family.br> br>Not so far away, young William Ransom is still coming to terms with the discovery of his true fathers identity--and thus his own--and Lord John Grey has reconciliations to make, and dangers to meet . . . on his sons behalf, and his own.br> br>Meanwhile, the Revolutionary War creeps ever closer to Frasers Ridge. And with the family finally together, Jamie and Claire have more at stake than ever before.

  • THE COUSINS

    Karen M. Mcmanus

    • Delacorte press
    • 20 Juin 2020

    From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of One of Us Is Lying comes your next obsession. You'll never feel the same about family again. Milly, Aubrey, and Jonah Story are cousins, but they barely know each another, and they've never even met their grandmother. Rich and reclusive, she disinherited their parents before they were born. So when they each receive a letter inviting them to work at her island resort for the summer, they're surprised . . . and curious. Their parents are all clear on one point--not going is not an option. This could be the opportunity to get back into Grandmother's good graces. But when the cousins arrive on the island, it's immediately clear that she has different plans for them. And the longer they stay, the more they realize how mysterious--and dark--their family's past is. The entire Story family has secrets. Whatever pulled them apart years ago isn't over--and this summer, the cousins will learn everything.

  • NEVERWORLD WAKE

    Marisha Pessl

    • Delacorte press
    • 5 Juin 2018

    "A 'clear your calendar' kind of one-day read." -MELISSA ALBERT, New York Times bestselling author of The Hazel World Five friends. Only one can survive the Neverworld Wake. Who would you choose? From the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Special Topics in Calamity Physics and Night Film comes an absorbing psychological suspense thriller in which fears are physical and memories come alive. "A thriller that will grip readers from the start." -- Hypable It's been one year since graduation, and Beatrice Hartley has mixed feelings about joining her friends a weekend reunion. ;;;; She's right to be worried. After a night out, they narrowly avoid a collision with a car on a deserted road. Or so they believe. ;;;; Back at the mansion where they are staying, a mysterious man knocks on the door during a raging storm. He tells them that they must make a choice: one of them will live, and the rest will die. And the decision must be unanimous. ;;;; Soon time backbends. Beatrice and her friends are forced to repeat that dreadful day so many times they lose count. With each replay, events twist and fears come alive in horrifying ways. ;;;; This nightmare, this nothingness . . . this is the Neverworld Wake. ;;;; To escape, they have to vote. But how do you choose who to kill? And then how do you live with yourself? " Beautifully creepy ." -- The New York Times " You won't be able to stop reading until the mystery is unraveled." -- Refinery29 "A dark and twisty tale brimming with psychological suspense ." -- Bustle

  • TURNING POINT

    Danielle Steel

    • Delacorte press
    • 8 Janvier 2019

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In Danielle Steels powerful new novel, four trauma doctors--the best and brightest in their field--confront exciting new challenges, both personally and professionally, when given an unusual opportunity. Bill Browning heads the trauma unit at San Franciscos busiest emergency room, SF General. With his ex-wife and daughters in London, he immerses himself in his work and lives for rare visits with his children. A rising star at her teaching hospital, UCSF at Mission Bay, Stephanie Lawrence has two young sons, a frustrated stay-at-home husband, and not enough time for any of them. Harvard-educated Wendy Jones is a dedicated trauma doctor at Stanford, trapped in a dead-end relationship with a married cardiac surgeon. And Tom Wylies popularity with women rivals the superb medical skills he employs at his Oakland medical center, but he refuses to let anyone get too close, determined to remain unattached forever. These exceptional doctors are chosen for an honor and a unique project: to work with their counterparts in Paris in a mass-casualty training program. As professionals, they will gain invaluable knowledge from the program. As ordinary men and women, they will find that the City of Light opens up incredible new possibilities, exhilarating, enticing, and frightening. When an unspeakable act of mass violence galvanizes them into action, their temporary life in Paris becomes a stark turning point: a time to face harder choices than they have ever made before--with consequences that will last a lifetime.

  • Instructions for dancing

    Nicola Yoon

    • Delacorte press
    • 1 Juin 2021

    A wonderful new book is coming from Random House Childrens Books.

  • ONE OF US IS NEXT

    Karen M Mcmanus

    • Delacorte press
    • 7 Janvier 2020

    The highly anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestselling thriller everyone is talking about, One of Us Is Lying ! There's a new mystery to solve at Bayview High, and there's a whole new set of rules. Come on, Bayview, you know you've missed this. A ton of copycat gossip apps have popped up since Simon died, but in the year since the Bayview four were cleared of his shocking death, no one's been able to fill the gossip void quite like he could. The problem is no one has the facts. Until now. This time it's not an app, though--it's a game. Truth or Dare. Phoebe 's the first target. If you choose not to play, it's a truth. And hers is dark. Then comes Maeve and she should know better--always choose the dare. But by the time Knox is about to be tagged, things have gotten dangerous. The dares have become deadly, and if Maeve learned anything from Bronwyn last year, it's that they can't count on the police for help. Or protection. Simon's gone, but someone's determined to keep his legacy at Bayview High alive. And this time, there's a whole new set of rules. And don't miss Two Can Keep a Secret , Karen's third "must-read YA thriller" ( Bustle )! Praise for One of Us Is Lying: Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club .... so make room for One of Us Is Lying in your bags, because this is one carry-on you wont want to put down." --EW.com Youll tear through this juicy, super-fun (if murder can ever be fun?) thriller."--Bustle.com " A whodunit with a Breakfast Club twist ...following four unique voices on a chase to find the killer, this one will keep you guessing until the very, very end."--Popcrush "Twisty plotting, breakneck pacing and intriguing characterisation add up to an exciting, single-sitting thrillerish treat. "-- The Guardian "This is no ordinary whodunit surprising and relevant."-- USA Today

  • CASTLES IN THEIR BONES

    Laura Sébastian

    • Delacorte press
    • 1 Février 2022

    B>A spellbinding story of three princesses and the destiny they were born for: seduction, conquest, and the crown. Immerse yourself in the first book in a new fantasy trilogy from the author of the New York Times bestselling Ash Princess series./b>br>br>Princesses Sophronia, Daphne, and Beatriz were born to rule. Their mother, Empress;Margaraux has had plans for them since the day they were born--the triplets are destined to be queens. And now, age seventeen they each must leave their homeland and fulfill their arranged marriages to the princes of three neighboring nations. br>br>Beautiful, smart, and demure, the princesses are the perfect brides--because Margaraux knows well, no one suspects ruin to arrive in the form of a pretty girl. But Sophronia, Daphne, and Beatriz are no ordinary innocents. They are weapons, honed for their mother''s purpose. And their marriages are merely the first stage of their mother''s grand vision--bring down each monarchy from the inside and one day reign over the entire continent.br>br>Now the triplets are ready, each with their own secret skill, and each with a single wish, pulled from the stars. Only, the stars have their own plans--and while Sophronia, Daphne, and Beatriz are destined for greatness, their futures are as yet unwritten. br>br>And what greets them on the throne is nothing like what they''ve been prepared to expect.

  • THE AGATHAS Nouv.

    THE AGATHAS

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    • Delacorte press
    • 3 Mai 2022

    B>b>Who killed Brooke Donovan? Its the biggest mystery of the summer, and everyone in Castle Cove thinks its the wrong guy. Fans of One of Us Is Lying and Riverdale cant miss this page-turning who-done-it thats sure to be the next must read Young Adult thriller!/b>br>br>;br>br>;/b>br>br>What would Agatha Christie do?br>br>Thats what Alice Ogilvie asked herself last summer, when her basketball-star boyfriend Steve dumped her. Then she took a page out of Agatha Christies real-life playbook, and just like the master mystery novelist, she disappeared herself. Where she went during her five-day absence is the biggest mystery in Castle Cove--or it wasu>,/u> at least. Because now, another one of Steves girlfriends has vanished: Brooke Donovan, Alices exbest friend. And this time, it doesnt look like Brooke will be coming back. . . .br>;br>Enter Iris Adams, Alices tutor. Iris has her own reasons for wanting to disappear, though unlike Alice, she doesnt have the money or the means. That could be changed by the hefty reward Brookes grandmother is offering to anyone who can share information about her granddaughters whereabouts. The police are convinced Steve is behind the disappearance, but Alice isnt so sure, and with Iris on her side, she just might be able to prove her theory.br>;br>What would Agatha Christie do? Alice and Iris dont need to ask twice. Theres a grab bag of clues the police are ignoring, and a list of suspects a mile long. If one thing is clear, its that whatevers going on, it has the makings of a great mystery, and Agatha Christie would never ignore that. Only, Alice and Iris have no idea how many secrets the town of Castle Cove is hiding . . . or how much danger theyre about to walk into.br>;br>br>;

  • Anglais AN ECHO IN THE BONE - OUTLANDER VOL 7

    Diana Gabaldon

    • Delacorte press
    • 1 Octobre 2009

    As battle-scarred Jamie Fraser and his twentieth-century time-travelling wife Claire Randall flee from North Carolina to the high seas during the American Revolution, they encounter privateers and ocean battles. Meanwhile in the relative safety of the 20th century Brianna (Claire and Jamie's daughter) and Roger MacKenzie, Brianna's husband, search for clues not only to Claire's fate--but to their own fate in the Highlands.

  • GIRL IN PIECES

    Kathleen Glasgow

    • Delacorte press
    • 6 Septembre 2016
  • Everything, everything film tie-in

    Nicola Yoon

    • Delacorte press
    • 4 Avril 2017

    The instant #1 New York Times bestseller--now a major motion picture starring Amandla Stenberg as Maddy and Nick Robinson as Olly. Risk everything . . . for love. What if you couldnt touch anything in the outside world? Never breathe in the fresh air, feel the sun warm your face . . . or kiss the boy next door? In Everything, Everything , Maddy is a girl whos literally allergic to the outside world, and Olly is the boy who moves in next door . . . and becomes the greatest risk shes ever taken. My disease is as rare as it is famous. Basically, Im allergic to the world. I dont leave my house, have not left my house in seventeen years. The only people I ever see are my mom and my nurse, Carla. But then one day, a moving truck arrives next door. I look out my window, and I see him. He's tall, lean and wearing all black--black T-shirt, black jeans, black sneakers, and a black knit cap that covers his hair completely. He catches me looking and stares at me. I stare right back. His name is Olly. Maybe we cant predict the future, but we can predict some things. For example, I am certainly going to fall in love with Olly. Its almost certainly going to be a disaster. Everything, Everything will make you laugh, cry, and feel everything in between. It's an innovative, inspiring, and heartbreakingly romantic debut novel that unfolds via vignettes, diary entries, illustrations, and more. The movie is available on digital now! everythingeverythingfilm on Instagram @everythingfilm on Twitter @everythingeverythingmovie on Facebook everythingeverythingmovie.com And dont miss Nicola Yoon's The Sun Is Also A Star , the #1 New York Times bestseller in which two teens are brought together just when it seems like the universe is sending them in opposite directions.

  • INFLUENCE

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    • Delacorte press
    • 30 Juin 2020

    Get ready to delve into the world of teen influencers like you've never done before--from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of PRETTY LITTLE LIARS Sara Shepard and sixteen-year-old actress and social media personality Lilia Buckingham comes a twisty mystery that takes place in the fiercely competitive world of Internet stars. After a video she makes goes viral, everyone knows Delilah Rollins. And now that she's in LA, Delilah's standing on the edge of something incredible. Everything is going to change. She has no idea how much. Jasmine Walters-Diaz grew up in the spotlight. A child star turned media darling, the posts of her in her classic Lulu C. rainbow skirt practically break the Internet. But if the world knew who Jasmine really was, her perfect life? Canceled. Fiona Jacobs is so funny--the kind of girl for whom a crowd parts--no wonder she's always smiling! But on the inside? The girl's a hot mess. And when someone comes out of the shadows with a secret from her past, it's one that won't just embarrass Fiona: it will ruin her. Who wouldn't want to be Scarlet Leigh? Just look at her Instagram. Scarlet isn't just styled to perfection: she is perfection. Scarlet has a gorgeous, famous boyfriend named Jack and there's a whole fanbase about their ship. To everyone watching online, their lives seem perfect . . . but are they really? The sun is hot in California . . . and someone's going to get burned.

  • The Swans of Fifth Avenue

    Mélanie Benjamin

    • Delacorte press
    • 26 Janvier 2016
  • Enders

    Lissa Price

    • Delacorte press
    • 7 Janvier 2014

    Avec son best-seller Starters, Lissa Price a conquis des centaines de milliers de lecteurs dans le monde entier. Pourtant bien des questions autour de la jeune Callie restaient encore sans réponse. Aujourd'hui, Lissa Price donne à son thriller futuriste un dénouement stupéfiant.
    Callie, âgée de seize ans, vit dans un monde où une terrible catastrophe a tué tous ceux qui n'ont pu être vaccinés à temps. Seuls ont survécu les très jeunes, les Starters, ou les vieillards, les Enders. Tandis que ces derniers ne cessent d'accroître leur fortune, les plus jeunes sont la proie d'une pauvreté inextricable. La seule possibilité qu'ont les Starters pour gagner de l'argent est la Banque des Corps. Ainsi, afin d'assurer leur survie, ils peuvent louer leur corps à des personnes âgées en quête d'une nouvelle jeunesse, grâce à un transfert d'esprit. Callie a réussi à stopper les agissements de cet institut sans scrupules. C'est alors qu'elle doit faire face à un plus grand danger : le Vieux, ce mystérieux PDG de la Banque des Corps, s'est enfui et en veut à sa vie. Au cours d'une traque sans pitié, elle réalise que le secret du Vieux est plus sombre encore que tout ce qu'elle imaginait. La clé de l'énigme est dissimulée dans son propre passé.

  • CYTONIC - SKYWARD

    Brandon Sanderson

    • Delacorte press
    • 23 Novembre 2021

    B>From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Reckoners series, the Mistborn trilogy, and the Stormlight Archive comes the third book in an epic series about a girl who will travel beyond the stars to save the world she loves from destruction./b>br>br> Spensa’s life as a Defiant Defense Force pilot has been far from ordinary. She proved herself one of the best starfighters in the human enclave of Detritus and she saved her people from extermination at the hands of the Krell—the enigmatic alien species that has been holding them captive for decades. What’s more, she traveled light-years from home as an undercover spy to infiltrate the Superiority, where she learned of the galaxy beyond her small, desolate planet home.br>  br> Now, the Superiority—the governing galactic alliance bent on dominating all human life—has started a galaxy-wide war. And Spensa’s seen the weapons they plan to use to end it: the Delvers. Ancient, mysterious alien forces that can wipe out entire planetary systems in an instant. Spensa knows that no matter how many pilots the DDF has, there is no defeating this predator. br>  br> Except that Spensa is Cytonic. She faced down a Delver and saw something eerily familiar about it. And maybe, if she’s able to figure out what she is, she could be more than just another pilot in this unfolding war. She could save the galaxy. br>  br> The only way she can discover what she really is, though, is to leave behind all she knows and enter the Nowhere. A place from which few ever return. br>  br> To have courage means facing fear. And this mission is terrifying.br>br> br>br> b>u>Praise for Skyward/u>/b>br> b>An Instant New York Times Bestseller/b>br> b>A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year/b>br>br> "b>Startling revelations and stakes-raising implications /b>. . . Sanderson plainly had a ball with this b>nonstop, highflying opener,/b> and readers will too." —Kirkus Reviews, starred reviewbr>br> "With this b>action-packed trilogy opener/b>, Sanderson offers up b>a resourceful, fearless heroine and a memorable cast /b>. . . [and] as the pulse-pounding story intensifies and reveals its secrets, a cliffhanger ending sets things up for the next installment." —Publishers Weekly, starred reviewbr>br> "It is b>impossible to turn the pages fast enough./b>" —Booklistbr>br> "b>Sanderson delivers a cinematic adventure/b> that explores the defining aspects of the individual versus the society . . . [and] b>fans of [his] will not be disappointed./b>" —SLJbr>br> br> b>u>Praise for Starsight, the sequel to Skyward/u>br> An Instant New York Times Bestseller/b>br>br> “b>No one has more fun writing or is better at describing galactic dogfights/b>. . . . Read the first one for fun or enjoy the second on its own.” —Booklist

  • B>Now adapted for young adults--the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir, which Toni Morrison called quite extraordinary, offers an intimate look at Barack Obamas early days. This is a compelling journey tracing the future 44th president''s odyssey through family, race, and identity./b> br> br>A revealing portrait of a young Black man asking questions about self-discovery and belonging--long before he became one of the most important voices in America. This unique edition includes a new introduction from the author, full-color photo insert, and family tree. br> br>The son of a white American mother and a Black Kenyan father, Obama was born in Hawaii, where he lived until he was six years old, when he moved with his mother and stepfather to Indonesia. At twelve, he returned to Hawaii to live with his grandparents. Obama brings readers along as he faces the challenges of high school and college, living in New York, becoming a community organizer in Chicago, and traveling to Kenya. Through these experiences, he forms an enduring commitment to leadership and justice. Told through the lens of his relationships with his family--the mother and grandparents who raised him, the father he knows more as a myth than as a man, and the extended family in Kenya he meets for the first time--Obama confronts the complicated truth of his fathers life and legacy and comes to embrace his divided heritage.br> br>On his journey to adulthood from a humble background, he forges his own path through trial and error while staying connected to his roots. Barack Obama is determined to lead a life of purpose, service, and authenticity. This powerful memoir will inspire readers to examine both where they come from and where they are capable of going.

  • Girls in Pants ; 3rd Summer of the Sisterhood

    Ann Brashares

    • Delacorte press
    • 15 Juin 2006

    The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants graduates from high school and spends their last summer before college learning about life and themselves.

  • Anglais Look at the birdie

    Kurt Vonnegut

    • Delacorte press
    • 16 Octobre 2009

    A volume of fourteen early and previously unpublished short works offers insight into the social satirist's developing literary style and includes pieces that explore such themes as innocence, ironic twists of fate, and morality.

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