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The Nature of Fragile Things by Susan Meissner @SusanMeissner @BerkleyPub #5stars #historicalfiction #review

Overview April 18, 1906: A massive earthquake rocks San Francisco just before daybreak, igniting a devouring inferno. Lives are lost, lives are shattered, but some rise from the ashes forever changed. Sophie Whalen is a young Irish immigrant so desperate … Continue reading

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Waiting for the Night Song by Julie Carrick Dalton #review #fiction

Overview A startling and timely debut, Julie Carrick Dalton’s Waiting for the Night Song is a moving, brilliant novel about friendships forged in childhood magic and ruptured by the high price of secrets that leave you forever changed. Cadie Kessler has spent … Continue reading

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The Girl from the Channel Islands by Jenny Lecoat #historicalfiction #review #5star @harlequinbooks

Overview Summer 1940: Hedy Bercu fled Vienna two years ago. Now she watches the skies over Jersey for German planes, convinced that an invasion is imminent. When it finally comes, there is no counterattack from Allied forces—the Channel Islands are simply … Continue reading

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Oliver for Young Readers by Steven J. Carino and Alex Tresniowski @harpercollins #review

Overview Everyone loves coming-home stories, especially when they include dogs and happy endings! From Steven Carino and Alex Tresniowski comes Oliver for Young Readers, a heartwarming and true story of a man searching for a beloved lost dog and finding more … Continue reading

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The Paris Library by Janet Skeslien Charles @Atriabooks #review #historicalfiction

Overview Named a Most Anticipated Book of the Year by Library Journal and Goodreads ​Based on the true World War II story of the heroic librarians at the American Library in Paris, this is an unforgettable story of romance, friendship, family, and the … Continue reading

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The Portrait by Ilaria Bernardini – Book Spotlight #fiction #bookspotlight @Pegasus_Books

Overview “Electric. A wildly astute plunge into the depths of love, rivalry, betrayal and the power of women.” – Bill Clegg An internationally renowned writer, Valeria Costas has dedicated her life to her work and to her secret lover, Martìn … Continue reading

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The Unwilling By John Hart @stmartinspress @JohnHartAuthor @stmartinspress #audible #audiobook #5starread

Overview This program includes a letter read by the author. “We the unwilling, led by the unqualified to kill the unfortunate, die for the ungrateful.” (Unknown Soldier) Set in the South at the height of the Vietnam War, The Unwilling combines crime, … Continue reading

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The Survivors by Jane Harper #audible #audiblereads #audiobook #review

Overview Coming home dredges up deeply buried secrets in The Survivors, a thrilling mystery by New York Times best-selling author Jane Harper. Kieran Elliott’s life changed forever on the day a reckless mistake led to devastating consequences.  The guilt that still haunts him … Continue reading

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The Last Tiara by M.J. Rose @mjrose #review #fiction

Overview From New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller M.J. Rose comes a provocative and moving story of a young female architect in post-World War II Manhattan, who stumbles upon a hidden treasure and begins a journey to discovering … Continue reading

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The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah @stmartinspress #review #5starread

Overview From the number-one bestselling author of The Nightingale and The Great Alone comes a powerful American epic about love and heroism and hope, set during the Great Depression, a time when the country was in crisis and at war with itself, when millions … Continue reading

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