Sneek Peak: Two Must-Read Fall Titles

This fall we have a diverse range of books coming out. Two titles that we are particularly excited about are Some Writer: The Story of E.B. White by Melissa Sweet  and Girl on a Plane by Miriam Moss.

Here’s a bit about each book and a snippet from each:

Some Writer: The Story of E.B. White

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In this stunning, first-ever fully-illustrated biography of legendary author E.B. White, Sibert medalist and Caldecott Honor winner Melissa Sweet uses White’s letters, photos, and mementos, as well as her original collaged art, to tell the true story of one of the most beloved authors of all time. Click here for a behind-the-scenes peek at the making of the book!

Click here to read an excerpt. 

Girl on a Plane 

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Bahrain, 1970.

After a summer spent with her family, fifteen-year-old Anna is flying back to boarding school in England when her plane is hijacked by Palestinian terrorists and taken to the Jordanian desert.

Demands are issued. If they are not met, the terrorists will blow up the plane, killing all hostages. The heat becomes unbearable; food and water supplies dwindle.   All alone, Anna begins to face the possibility that she may never see her family again.

Inspired by true events in the author’s life, this is a story about ordinary people facing agonizing horror with courage and resilience.

Click here to start reading!

 

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