Anastasia

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Anastasia loves music! She loves everything from classical to jazz to 80s and 90s rock, and her lifelong passion has been classical violin. When she's not practicing her violin, you can be sure to find her reading a good book (often Harry Potter) or walking her beloved dog, Charlie.

Anastasia recommends:

  • Harry Potter, books 1-7 by J.K. Rowling
  • The Hobbit by J.R.R Tolkien
  • The Murder on the Links: A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Agatha Christie
  • A Tale of Two Castles by Gail Carson Levine
  • Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee
  • Danny the Champion of the World by Roald Dahl
  • The Missing Piece of Charlie O'Reilly by Rebecca K.S. Ansari

Harry Potter Hardcover Boxed Set: Books 1-7 Cover Image
$205.93
ISBN: 9780545044257
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - October 1st, 2007

HARRY POTTER BOXED SET 1-7 includes the seven phenomenal Harry Potter hardcover books. These books are housed in a limited edition, collectible trunk-like box with sturdy handles and privacy lock.

HARRY POTTER BOXED SET 1-7 includes the seven phenomenal Harry Potter hardcover books by best selling author J. K. Rowling.


The Hobbit Cover Image
By Peter Sis (Illustrator), J.R.R. Tolkien
$10.99
ISBN: 9780618150823
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Clarion Books - September 25th, 2001

J.R.R. Tolkien's classic prelude to his Lord of the Rings trilogy featuring cover art by Caldecott Honor winning children’s book illustrator Peter Sís, this edition of The Hobbit has been specially formatted for young readers. Larger print size and wider margins provide reading ease for the youngest Tolkien fans.


The Murder on the Links: A Hercule Poirot Mystery Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780525565086
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Published: Vintage - April 30th, 2019

Beloved detective Hercule Poirot made his second appearance in this tale of murder, blackmail, and forbidden love.


A Tale of Two Castles Cover Image
By Gail Carson Levine, Greg Call (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780061229671
Availability: Special Order
Published: HarperCollins - December 26th, 2012

Newbery Honor author of Ella Enchanted Gail Carson Levine weaves a spellbinding tale about a clever heroine, a dragon detective, and a shape-shifting ogre.

Newly arrived in the town of Two Castles, Elodie unexpectedly becomes the assistant to a brilliant dragon named Meenore--and together, they begin to solve mysteries. 


Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780385753562
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Published: Yearling - February 10th, 2015

“Magic is “messy and dangerous and filled with longing,” we learn in this brave tale of grief, villainy and redemption that borrows from the story of the Snow Queen. Set in a vast, chilly museum, the tale brings together a valiant girl, a charmed boy, a magical sword and a clock ticking down to the end of the world.”—The Wall Street Journal


Danny the Champion of the World Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142410332
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Puffin Books - August 16th, 2007

From the bestselling author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The BFG


The Missing Piece of Charlie O'Reilly Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062679673
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Published: Walden Pond Press - June 2nd, 2020

“As puzzle pieces click into place, The Missing Piece of Charlie O’Reilly reveals that it’s stories—and family—that make us whole. A deeply satisfying and beautiful book.” Elana K. Arnold, National Book Award finalist and author of The Question of Miracles