It's hard to believe that the author of such chilling affairs as The Haunting of Hill House and "The Lottery" could be so funny, but trust me: this warm and wacky memoir is full of genuine laughs. It's a charmingly old-fashioned tale of raising a passel of hellions in semi-rural midcentury America.
Kazu Kibuishi presents and signs Amulet #5: Prince of the Elves
01/19/2013 12:00 pm
695 E. Colorado Blvd
In book 5 of the Amulet series, Emily has survived the chaos of the Guardian Academy, but Max Griffin has stolen the Mother Stone. With it, the Elf King forges new Amulets that will give him the power to invade and destroy the nation of Windsor. Emily and her friends lead the soldiers of the Cielis Guard in a fight to stop him, but Max stands in their way. Emily seeks information from the Voice of her Amulet, but instead she discovers the Voice is much more sinister than she ever could have imagined.