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I just started this one on audio, and I like the narrator! I've never read Louisa May Alcott's books, so it's all new to me. Description: Elise Hooper’s debut novel conjures the fascinating, untold story of May Alcott—Louisa’s youngest sister and an arti
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August 28, 2018   A bold and intriguing fabulist novel that reimagines two of the most legendary characters in American literature—Captain Ahab and Ishmael of Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick—from the critically acclaimed Edgar and World Fantasy award-winning
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Born into Edwardian England, Amory's first memory is of her father standing on his head. She has memories of him returning on leave during the First World War. But his absences, both actual and emotional, are what she chiefly remembers. It is her photograp
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A few years ago the largest branch of my family had a reunion in the area where I grew up (roughly 50 miles north from my current city). It's a small community near Rome, Georgia that grew up around a mill in the early 20th century. At the gathering, someo
Arleigh 19.04.2018 1 28

This one seems to be getting a lot of buzz. Description:   The daring, dazzling and highly anticipated follow-up to the New York Times bestseller The Song of Achilles   One of the Most Anticipated Books of 2018"An epic spanning thousands of years that
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From the New York Times bestselling authors of America’s First Daughter comes the epic story of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton—a revolutionary woman who, like her new nation, struggled to define herself in the wake of war, betrayal, and tragedy. Haunting, moving,
Arleigh 08.04.2018 1 37

A thrilling new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa See explores the lives of a Chinese mother and her daughter who has been adopted by an American couple.Li-yan and her family align their lives around the seasons and the farming of tea. T
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In his powerful new novel, Charles Frazier returns to the time and place of Cold Mountain, vividly bringing to life the chaos and devastation of the Civil War Her marriage prospects limited, teenage Varina Howell agrees to wed the much-older widower Jeffe
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