The story centers on a new 10th grade student at Mica Area High School in Arizona: Stargirl Caraway,otherwise known as Susan Julia Caraway, an eccentric and compassionate non-conformist vegetarian who has spent her previous years in homeschooling. Eleventh-grader Leo Borlock narrates. Between the story and the epilogue, the narrator implies that twenty years have elapsed, and the references imply that the novel is set in the 1980s.
It is the year 2194, and the starship UNS Hibernia is making the routine 16-month voyage from Earth to the colony world of Hope Nation with almost 300-passengers on-board. 6-months into the voyage, a tragic accident kills the ships captain and the two senior Lieutenants, and then cancer claims the life of the only surviving senior officer, propelling 17-year old Midshipman Nicholas Seafort into the Captains Chair. There he must deal with a rebellious crew, frightened passengers and inexperienced officers if there is any hope of any of them reaching Hope Nation and safety. While at fight frightened and unsure ...
Twilight is a young adult/horror/fantasy/romance novel written by author Stephenie Meyer. The story is about seventeen-year-old Isabella "Bella" Swan, a girl who moves to Forks, Washington and finds her life in danger when she falls in love with Edward Cullen, a 108-year-old vampire in the form of a seventeen-year old boy. It was picked up by Summit Entertainment and is expected for release in the United States on December 12, 2008.
During the course of an evening filled to the brim with bizarre events, computer programmer Richard MacDuff runs afoul of his old "friend" Dirk Gently; a con man operating as a private detective who from all outward appearances is at least slightly insane. Dirk's surprising talents are in need, however, when Richard's employer Gordon Way is murdered, and Richard himself is apparently a suspect. Will Dirk's belief in the fundamental interconnectedness of all things reveal the truth?
Taran, a young man who lives at Caer Dallben with his guardians, the elderly scholar Dallben and the middle aged farmer Coll, is dissatisfied with his life, which consists largely of farm labor and study. He longs to become a great hero like the ones Dallben has read to him about from a mysterious tome called The Book of Three. Dallben discourages Taran's daydreaming, warning him of Arawn, the Death-Lord, and Arawn's dread new war leader, the Horned King. Dallben even goes so far as to forbid Taran from leaving the farm, for his own protection. When Taran complains about ...
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