We know you technically shouldn t judge a book by its cover, but it s impossible not to fall in love with these books just because of how good they look. You shouldn't judge a book by its cover but sometimes it's pretty tempting. There is talk of civil war, and they need people like her to protect their dark and terrible family secret.
The spirit is wild, brutish and strong, and it may be her only defence when she is sent to live with her father's rich and powerful ancestors. Almost Midnight by Rainbow Rowell is a beautiful gift edition containing two wintery short stories, decorated throughout for the first time with gorgeous black and white illustrations by Simini Blocker. Midnights is the story of Noel and Mags, who meet at the same New Year's Eve party every year and fall a little more in love each time.