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Stolen Beauty

Stolen Beauty by Laurie Lico Albanese

Stolen Beauty by Laurie Lico Albanese– 320 pages Book Blurb: In the dazzling glitter of 1900 Vienna, Adele Bloch-Bauer—young, beautiful, brilliant, and Jewish—meets painter Gustav Klimt. Wealthy in everything but freedom, Adele embraces Klimt’s renegade genius as the two awaken to the erotic possibilities on the canvas and beyond. Though they enjoy a life where […]

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I Liked My Life

I Liked My Life by Abby Fabiaschi

I Liked My Life by Abby Fabiaschi– 272 pages Book Blurb: Maddy is a devoted stay-at-home wife and mother, host of excellent parties, giver of thoughtful gifts, and bestower of a searingly perceptive piece of advice or two. She is the cornerstone of her family, a true matriarch…until she commits suicide, leaving her husband Brady […]

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The Unseen World

The Unseen World by Liz Moore

The Unseen World by Liz Moore– 451 pages Book Blurb: Ada Sibelius is raised by David, her brilliant, eccentric, socially inept single father, who directs a computer science lab in 1980s-era Boston. Home-schooled, Ada accompanies David to work every day; by twelve, she is a painfully shy prodigy. The lab begins to gain acclaim at […]

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Graduation Gifts

Graduation Gifts

Here’s a great list of fabulous books for both High School and College graduates. I love giving a helpful book and a gift card for gas or fast food. These books range from humorous to emotional to very helpful; there is something for everyone. Congratulations, By The Way: Some Thoughts on Kindness by George Saunders Adulting: How […]

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Mother's Day Gifts

Mother’s Day Gifts 2017

  This Is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel The Lost Letter by Jillian Cantor The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See We Were The Lucky Ones by Georgia Hunter Windy City Blues by Renee Rosen Lucky Boy by Shanthi Shekaran Mothers And Other Strangers by Gina Sorell  After The Fall by […]

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