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The Hundred Wells of Salaga: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781590519950
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Published: Other Press - February 5th, 2019

This is a captivating story of the lives of two young women born in different class structures in Ghana.  The author leads us through the many adjustments and oppressive fates they face during tribal fighting and the slave trade.  Attah weaves their lives together in a marvelous manner.


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The Age of Light: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316524087
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - February 5th, 2019

For all lovers of historical fiction, THE AGE OF LIGHT by debut novelist Whitney Scharer will capture your imagination and force you to google moredetails on both main characters, photographer Lee Miller and Man Ray.  Scharer's portrayal of Miller gives readers a colorful portrait of self-transformation.  It's all here -- art, love, war, and heartbreak.


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All the Beautiful Lies: A Novel Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062427052
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Published: William Morrow - April 3rd, 2018

This was a great Sunday morning page-turner for me! High marks for twists and turns in a clever story that follows a chain of related deaths over thirty years. Swanson delivers a captivating read with an unexpected ending.


A heartbreaking story of survival that casts a dark cloud over the care of orphans in the 60's and 70's. Goodman weaves a strikingly authentic and gut-wrenching story between mother and daughter at a time when secrets in families was the norm.


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Love and Ruin: A Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781101967386
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 2018

Another great Historical Fiction novel by Paula Mclain, following the life path of lesser known war correspondent and writer, Martha Gellhorn and her seven year relationship with Ernest Hemingway. Mclain captures Gellhorns' quest to be her own person rather than live her life Hemingway's shadow. A great tribute to a woman pioneer rising up as a writer in a position exclusively held by men.


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Paris by the Book: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781101986271
Availability: Available to Order
Published: Dutton - April 3rd, 2018

A charming family saga that captures life, love, and renewal. As the family reboots their life in Paris, the reader is taken through the twists and turns of a mystery left behind via an unexpected and magical journey. If you love Paris, books, bookstores and love, Paris By The Book will be a quick and enjoyable read.


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Anatomy of a Miracle: A Novel* Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780553447583
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Published: Hogarth - March 13th, 2018

MIles takes you down the miraculous recovery and whirlwind journey of Cameron Harris, a veteran suffering from paralysis. Masked as a "true story", Miles had me duped and mesmerized for the entire reading of the novel -- through Harris's crisis, reality TV career, self reflection and acceptance. Stunningly written, I found myself "walking" with Harris to self identity.


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Ready or Not!: 150+ Make-Ahead, Make-Over, and Make-Now Recipes by Nom Nom Paleo Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781449478292
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - August 2017

Whole 30 folks and wannabees? Eat real, eat fresh and enjoy the journey! Nicknamed, "The Whole Nother Beast", this book will guide you through your paleo lifestyle with clarity, humor and darn good recipes. I found it seven weeks into my paleo transformation and it quickly became my recipe bible. 


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Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781455563937
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 7th, 2017

The strength of family endures through the generations experiencing the struggles of hardship, love, discrimination and upward mobility - a lovely read!


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Commonwealth: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062491831
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 2nd, 2017

A wonderful insightful saga of the interconnection of two families. The descriptive and often unexpected twists and turns pulled me into their lives fully. I loved every minute of reading!


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Faithful: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781476799223
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 2017

A deeply moving story of loneliness, love and personal growth after tragedy strikes a young woman on the brink of adulthood. Hoffman's eloquent prose pulls you in and rewards with every emotion possible.


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Behind Closed Doors: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250132369
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 3rd, 2017

A frightening page-turner. I hated it so much I couldn't put it down!


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