Reading Lists

Fantasy (RD 115)

The last knight

Bell, Hilari

Eos 2008

In alternate chapters, eighteen-year-old Sir Michael Sevenson, an anachronistic knight errant, and seventeen-year-old Fisk, his street-wise squire, tell of their noble quest to bring Lady Ceciel to justice while trying to solve her husband's murder.

The zombie survival guide : complete protection from the living dead

Brooks, Max

Three Rivers Press 2003

A guide to surviving an attack by hordes of the predatory undead explains zombie physiology and behavior, the most effective weaponry and defense strategies, how to outfit one's home for a long siege, and how to survive in any terrain.

Good omens : the nice and accurate prophecies of Agnes Nutter, witch

Gaiman, Neil, Pratchett, Terry

Harper 2007

The world is going to end next Saturday, but there are a few problems--the Antichrist has been misplaced, the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse ride motorcycles, and the representatives from heaven and hell decide that they like the human race.


Gaiman, Neil

Harper Perennial 2006

In the quiet English hamlet of Wall, Tristran Thorn embarks on a remarkable journey through the world of Faerie to recover a fallen star for his lover, the hauntingly beautiful Victoria Forester.

Bloodsucking fiends : a love story

Moore, Christopher

Simon & Schuster Paperbacks 2008

A budding young writer falls in love with a vampire. He is Tommy of Indiana who moved to San Francisco in search of inspiration and is working in a supermarket. Shopping there is Jody, a secretary still trying to adjust to her new vampire status, after being bitten by one on her way home.


Moore, Perry

Disney/Hyperion Books 2009

Thom Creed, the gay son of a disowned superhero, finds that he, too, has special powers and is asked to join the very League that rejected his father, and it is there that Thom finds other misfits whom he can finally trust.

The wolf gift : a novel

Rice, Anne


A young reporter on assignment is attacked and bitten by an unknown beast in rural Northern California and begins a terrifying but seductive transformation into a being with a dual nature, both man and wolf.

How to survive a robot uprising : tips on defending yourself against the coming rebellion

Wilson, Daniel H

Bloomsbury Pub. 2005

Presents a humorous guide to battling mutinous robots, including tips for deactivating rebel servant robots and escaping from a murderous "smart" house.

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