Saturday, January 31, 2015

"The Magician's Lie" is Now Available

*A January 2015 Library Reads pick of the month
*An ABA Indie Next Selection for January 2015
*A January 2015 Midwest Connections Pick
*A Boston Globe Pick of the week

"Smart, intricately plotted...a richly imagined thriller."- People Magazine
"…captivating ... Macallister, like the Amazing Arden, mesmerizes her audience. No sleight of hand is necessary. An ambitious heroine and a captivating tale are all the magic she needs."
-       Washington Post

"In her historical fiction debut, Macallister... has created a captivating world of enchantment and mystery that readers will be loath to leave." - Library Journal

[A] well-paced, evocative, and adventurous historical novel..." - Publishers Weekly, STARRED

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

"The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" and "I Am Legend" Now Available

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey is one of the most influential business and management books ever published in the world, selling over 25 million copies.  Until late in 2014, it could only be accessed digitally through the publisher’s exclusive deal with Amazon Kindle. It is now available on Freading through your library website.  Mr. Covey was named one of TIME Magazine’s “25 Most Influential Americans”. 

Also newly available is I Am Legend by Richard Matheson. Mr. Matheson has won multiple awards for his Science Fiction including the Hugo Award, the Edgar Award and The World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement. He is perhaps best known for this novel which was brought to movie screens twice, most recently for the 2007 version starring Will Smith that was won 9 different film awards.