All new square foot gardening: grow more in less space! by Mel Bartholomew — Reads like an infomercial, but is chock full of great information to get started.
The food lover's garden by Mark Diacono ; photography by Mark Diacono ; recipe photography by Laura Hynd ; recipe development by Debora Robertson — Made my mouth water.
Hoot by Carl Hiaasen
Island trilogy by Gordon Korman
A week in the woods by Andrew Clements
Eye of the storm by Kate Messner