Publisher: 20th Century Fox
Keywords: dream, night, midsummer
List price: $9.98
DescriptionA stellar cast, headed by Michelle Pfeiffer and Kevin Kline, bring Shakespeare’s romantic comedy to life. When two pairs of star-crossed lovers, a feuding pair of supernatural sprites and a love potion gone awry all come together in an enchanted moonlit forest, the result is a delightful mix of merriment and magic. Also starring Calista Flockhart, Stanley Tucci and Rupert Everett.
Author: Laurie Lee
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Keywords: morning, midsummer, one, walked
Number of Pages: 192
List price: $12.64
It was 1934 and a young man walked to London from the security of the Cotswolds to make his fortune. He was to live by playing the violin and by labouring on a London building site. Then, knowing one Spanish phrase, he decided to see Spain. For a year he tramped through a country in which the signs of impending civil war were clearly visible. Thirty years later Laurie Lee captured the atmosphere of the Spain he saw with all the freshness and beauty of a young man’s vision, creating a lyrical and lucid picture of the beautiful and violent country that was to involve him inextricably.
Author: Laura Kinsale
Publisher: Sourcebooks Casablanca
Number of Pages: 496
List price: $7.99
Merlin Lambourne is a famous inventor-and her life is in danger from Napoleon’s advancing forces. Lord Ransom Falconer, in service of his government, comes to rescue her, bringing her back to his estate where he promises she can work on her inventions and stay safe. But her dream is to build a flying machine, and Ransom is terrified of heights ... (20080929)