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Perfect Strangers: Friendship, Strength, and Recovery After Boston's Worst Day Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781610397001
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Published: PublicAffairs - March 28th, 2017

An inspiring story! The choices made, in the face of a terrorist act, like the Boston Marathon bombing, have the ability to change not only our own lives, but the lives of those around us.


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Shadow Man Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781400067800
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Published: Random House - May 23rd, 2017

Great psychological thriller! Takes place in a California city, similar to Irvine, a perfect community, which makes it all the more terrifying! Also check out Alan Drew's first book Gardens of Water!


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Lilac Girls Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781101883082
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Published: Ballantine Books - February 28th, 2017

Another captivating WWII story! Three women, a NY socialite, a Polish girl and a German doctor, tell of their unique, but overlapping experiences during the late 30's and early 40's.


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The Scribe of Siena Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781501152252
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Published: Touchstone Books - May 16th, 2017

Wonderful time traveling tale! Set in beautiful Siena, a modern day doctor is swept into 14th century Italy, as she continues the research her brother began on the Plague. Well-researched, this historical story is a delightful getaway!


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Everyone Brave Is Forgiven Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501124389
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 7th, 2017

An unforgettable adventure! A beautiful tale of friendship, love, patriotism in WWII London. Chris Cleave writes breathtaking scenes and characters.


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Six Seasons: A New Way with Vegetables Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781579656317
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Published: Artisan Publishers - May 2nd, 2017

As the farmer's market in town opens for the season, Six Seasons inspires with beautiful photography and simple recipes. Organized by season, this cookbook helps home cooks make the most of their harvest treasures throughout the year!


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Mozart's Starling Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316370899
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Published: Little Brown and Company - April 4th, 2017

A non-fiction delight! Mozart's Starling tells the story of a starling that became a companion and inspiration to Mozart. The author has a similar experience when she rescues a starling. This is a story of nature, music and the playful, charming starling.