It’s time…time to cozy up with your favorite blanket and dive into a good book. There is something about the cold weather and a cup of coffee that makes reading sound so appealing this time of year. These page turners are on my list for 2015.
A History of Loneliness by John Boyne – is about the stories we tell ourselves to make peace with our lives.
Paper Towns by John Green – This novel follows two high school students that have grown apart. In the middle of the night the teenagers sneak out to seek revenge on people.
Orphan Train by Christina Bake Kline – This is a story of friendship and second chances and the secrets we carry that keep us from finding out who we are.
Bringing Up Boys by Dr. James Dobson – With so much confusion about the role of men in our society, it’s no wonder so many parents and teachers are asking questions about how to bring up boys. This book offers advice and encouragement based on a firm foundation of biblical principles.
Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult – For more than a decade, Jenna Metcalf has never stopped thinking about her mother who disappeared in a tragic accident. Jenna searches for her mother online, refusing to believe that she was abandoned as a young child.
The Winter People by Jennifer McMahon – West Hall, Vermont has always been a town of strange disappearances and old legends. As Ruthie gets sucked into the historical mystery, she discovers that she’s not the only person looking for someone that they’ve lost.
The Wild Truth by Carine McCandless – The sister of Chris McCandless, the man who hitchhiked to Alaska, walked into the wilderness alone and starved to death, provides a personal account of the misconceptions about Chris, revealing the truth behind his journey.
Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers – A powerful retelling of the story of Gomer and Hosea, Redeeming Love is a life-changing story of God’s unconditional, redemptive, all-consuming love.
What books are on your list for the new year?