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The House on Malcolm Street

The House on Malcolm Street by Leisha Kelly This book is about a young widow with a daughter, starting her life without her husband and infant son by moving into a boarding house run by her husband’s aunt.  Then she … Continue reading

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The English Girl

The English Girl by Daniel Silva The book starts out with the line:  “They came for her in late August, on the island Corsica.”   A few lines later:  “Sunset was when they saw her for the last time, …”.     And … Continue reading

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Orange is the New Black

“Orange is the New Black” by Piper Kerman is about a smart women who, in her “reckless youth” year after college, par took in some dumb things.  10 years later, the consequences for the illegal activity caught up with her.  … Continue reading

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The Time Keeper by Mitch albom

Review from patron:  “I enjoyed it.  It had a purpose and was inspiracial.  It is about 3 different families that tied to each other at the end by time.  I wanted the story to go on and on.  The title … Continue reading

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Wonder Struck by Brian Selznick

Fascinating story line of two people from different eras who are tied together but do not know it till the end.  It is a juvenile book that is a combination of a grapghic novel and a written story.  Don’t let … Continue reading

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