How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff
This is such a beautiful and frightening book; I remember reading it when it came out a few years after 9/11 and it felt so incredibly real. I've re-read it since and it still drops me.
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Dude, where's my trailer? Well, they hast not made one, young viewer. I know, it comes out in November and how long were we watching those Gatsby trailers for the love of Pete?
So it goes...just have to rely on the ol' imagination and fortunately there's not that long to wait.
Hey, here it is!