Author: Nancy Currie


The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

April 17, 2017 |
With only a library book as his guide, fourteen-year-old William changed his life forever. William Kamkwamba used junk parts and an amazing imagination to build the windmill he read about for his Malawian village, harnessing Keep Reading »

How Can a Bright, Shining Star Just Disappear?

April 10, 2017 |
Mix the rich intrigue of Kate Atkinson with the spirited heart of Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand and you get this sparkling debut of a strange group of unrelated Londoners searching for a missing American actress. Iolanthe Green Keep Reading »

The Keeper of Lost Things

April 3, 2017 |
Lime green plastic flower-shaped hair bobbles – Found, on the playing field, Derrywood Park, 2nd September Bone china cup and saucer – Found, on a bench in Riveria Public Gardens, 31st October. Do you ever Keep Reading »

“Luke lied. You lied. Be at the funeral.”

March 27, 2017 |
These eight words will change everything for Agent Aaron Falk when summoned by the father of his former best friend. It appears Luke went on a rampage, murdering his wife, son and then himself. Falk Keep Reading »

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

March 6, 2017 |
How does a poor, southern tobacco farmer buried in an unmarked grave sixty years ago become immortal? Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. Henrietta Lacks’s cells were taken without her Keep Reading »

Wonderland: How Play Made the Modern World

February 27, 2017 |
 The New York Times-bestselling author of How We Got to Now: Six Innovations that Made the Modern World (and host of the PBS show by the same name) returns to explore how we made world-changing innovations Keep Reading »

How to Hygge Like You Mean It

February 13, 2017 |
Hygge is a warm, cozy corner for your soul. Pronounced hue-gah, hygge is a Danish way of life that includes enjoying ordinary, everyday moments and making the simple special and beautiful. Whether it’s making a Keep Reading »

The Zookeeper’s Wife

February 6, 2017 |
Imagine a lovely life, a happy life with a loving husband and a job you love caring for the animals of the Warsaw Zoo. Antonina Zabinsky’s happy life is shattered as encroaching rumors of war Keep Reading »

Conquer Those New Year’s Resolutions!

January 31, 2017 |
Are you haunted by those resolutions already? We have lots of new titles to aid you as you conquer those challenges and win this battle! Eat Healthy The Brain Warrior’s Way Cookbook by Tana Amen Keep Reading »