The Perfect Poison by Amanda Quick

The Perfect Poison (Arcane Society #6) by Amanda Quick From the dust jacket: Plagued by rumors that she poisoned her fiancé, Lucinda Bromley manages to live on the fringes of polite society, tending her beloved plants — and occasionally consulting on a murder investigation. For the notorious botanist possesses a …

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster,illustrations by Jules Feiffer From the dust jacket: Readers of all ages will find much wit and wisdom in Norton Juster’s beguiling, offbeat fanatasy about  a boy named Milo “who didn’t know what to do with himself.” Through the Phanotm Tollbooth lies a strange land …

The Turnaround by George Pelecanos

The Turnaround by George Pelecanos From the back: On a hot summer afternoon, three teenagers drive into an unfamiliar neighborhood—and six lives are changed forever. Thirty-five years after that harrowing day, one survivor reaches out to another, opening a door that could lead to salvation. But another survivor has a …