- Is That You, Alien?: Check Inside the Secret Pockets If You Dare
Cox’s cartooning keeps things from getting too scary, and after all the false alarms, the pop-up ending should still catch some readers by surprise.
- Is That You, Monster?: Check Inside the Secret Pockets If You Dare!
A boy named Sam is having a backyard campout with his sister and friends, but he’s sure a monster is hiding nearby.
- The Marvelous Toy
- The Diary of a Killer Cat
Cox's animated line drawings comically capture the humans' horrified reactions to Tuffy's antics and the pet's alternately smug and put-upon expressions.
- THE GOD PARTICLE
As McNair closes in on his goal, an executive named Steve Keeley is nearly killed in Zurich after visiting a prostitute and being thrown from a window by an overzealous bouncer.
- Mountaineering: The Freedom of the Hills
This hefty tome, first published in 1960, was the book that started The Mountaineers Books.
- Theo's Odyssey
Best known in this country as a Lacanian feminist scholar, Cl mentis is also a fiction writer.
- Primo Levi: Tragedy of an Optimist
At Auschwitz, Levi once broke off an icicle to relieve his desperate thirst, only to have it snatched away by a German guard.