Library Page Krithika S. enjoyed these titles, and hopes you will too!
The 100-year-old man who climbed out the window and disappeared by Jonas Jonasson is the tale of the amazing life of Allan Karlsson, an explosives expert with a fondness for vodka, who decides its never too late to have an adventure. [Margaret D. also recommended this title, adding that if you liked Forrest Gump, you will enjoy Allan Karlsson’s life story.]
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith. The classic love story… with a gory twist.
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo. A story about love, hope and corruption in an Indian slum named Annawadi. (I loved this one!)