Through a series of poems, a young girl chronicles the life-changing year of when she, her mother, and her brothers leave Vietnam and resettle in Alabama. Newbery Honor Book and National Book Award Winner.
The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd. Set in South Carolina in The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of Lily Owens, whose life has been shaped around the blurred memory of the afternoon her mother was killed.
The Mysteries of Pittsburgh: By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of emThe Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay/em/pThis P. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended reading, and more.