The Most Addictive Books of the Last 25 Years Here they are: the books we passed on to our closest friends, fought over at book club, lugged with us on every move and think about still. In no particular order, let’s start with.
Number the Stars: Lois Lowry: As the German troops begin their campaign to "relocate" all the Jews of Denmark, Annemarie Johansen’s family takes in Annemarie’s best friend, Ellen Rosen, and conceals her as part of the family.
Happy Birthday to F. Scott Fitzgerald, born on this day in The cover art for his famous novel "The Great Gatsby" was complete before the book itself. Fitzgerald loved it so much he decided to write it into the novel.