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A Better Man: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250066213
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Published: Minotaur Books - August 27th, 2019

Once again, Louise Penny fascinates, entertains, and welcomes her fans home to Three Pines, in this latest Inspector Gamache series. It is filled with Gamache truisms and mysteries to be solved, a delightful summer read!

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The Editor Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525537960
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - April 2nd, 2019

The Editor is a funny, sad, and heartwarming look at family relationships, work relationships in the world of publishing and love, especially love. The humor is exquisite. I did not want this book to end.

The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812983456
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 26th, 2013

This pilgrimage that Harold Fry undertakes has the reader cheering for his every step. The adventures, challenges and memories he experiences along the way are sometimes painful, often sweet, and always interesting! A charming read!

The Choice: Embrace the Possible Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501130793
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Published: Scribner - September 4th, 2018

Inspiring, uplifting true story of Edith Eva Eger's teenage years during WWII. This book is an important reminder of the choices we get to make every day that define our lives and sometimes the lives of those around us.

The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399185045
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Published: Avery - September 20th, 2016

A delightfully happy book, even when the discussion is about the sad and challenging experiences of these two religious and spiritual leaders. I especially enjoyed the Joy Practices at the end of the book!

The Dry: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250105622
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 2nd, 2018

This fast-paced mystery had me reading as quickly as I could to follow the clues and discover the hidden story of the characters, especially the Federal Agent home to attend the funeral of his best friend from childhood, who is also the suspected killer. Unforgettable storytelling!

Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781328592798
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Published: Eamon Dolan/Mariner Books - March 5th, 2019

This is the true story of five women pilots, just prior to WWII. This small group is involved in the competitve sport of airplane racing. This is their triumphant story of overcoming the odds and bringing attention to women in aeronautical history.