It’s over? No no there must be some kind of mistake! It can’t really be over after all this time. Alas ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, the end of an era has arrived. We will never again read the heart-clenching adventures of our favorite shadowhunters. Never again will we get to live the anguish, joy, love and loss of our beloved warriors. The time has come, for now, to say goodbye to Jace, Clary, Simon, Alec, Isabel, Magnus and everyone else that graced their stories. And I will be the first to admit that I am devastated. (For those of you who have no idea what I am talking about, I am appalled and suggest you google it now!) When The City of Bones first came out I was immediately enthralled, and dragged into…

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Title: Vanishing Acts Author: Jodi Picoult Pages: 417 Genre: Novel Published: November 15th 2005   Delia Hopkins is a search-and-rescue professional. Alongside her faithful bloodhound Greta, she endeavors to spend her days searching for those who are missing and often those who do not want to be found. In addition to that, she has her upcoming wedding to plan, a beautiful 5-year old daughter to raise and basically has the rest of her life unfolding before her. Little does she know that she is the one who was lost all along… How is she supposed to react when she finds out that the past twenty-eight years of her life have been a lie and she’s been deceived  by the one she loves the most: her beloved father. He’s always protected her, always taken care of…

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  Title: One Summer Author: David Baldacci Pages: 350 Genre: Fiction Published: June 14th 2001 ———————————————————————————————————————————- When given a death sentence by a merciless disease, war veteran, Jack Armstrong can’t help but feel that he still has so much to live for. To leave behind his beautiful wife Lizzie and their children: two-year old Jackie, talented Cory and rebel daughter Michelle is a fate he can’t bear to accept. But on Christmas Eve, Jack surrenders and prepares to bid his family farewell, when disaster worse than he could ever have imagined knocks upon his doorstep. His beloved Lizzie is killed in a car accident leaving him with a fate worse than death. However, something rises out of him, something that gives him the second chance he’d only dared dream of and after inheriting his wife’s…

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