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Room by Emma Donoghue

Room by Emma Donoghue – 321 pages Book Blurb: Told entirely in the language of the energetic, pragmatic five-year-old Jack, “Room” is a celebration of resilience and the limitless bond between parent and child, a brilliantly executed novel about what it means to journey from one world to another. My Review: 5 stars Click here […]

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A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy #1) by Deborah Harkness

A Discovery of Witches  (All Souls Trilogy #1) by Deborah Harkness – 579 pages Book Blurb: Debut novelist Harkness has crafted a mesmerizing and addictive read, equal parts history and magic, romance and suspense–a richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together. My Review: 4.5 […]

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Motherland by Fern Schumer Chapman

Motherland: Beyond The Holocaust by Fern Schumer Chapman – 208 pages Book Blurb: One woman’s moving story of her journey with her mother to find their past and the tragedy that haunts it. In 1937, Edith Westerfeld’s parents–before being killed by the Nazis–sent her from Germany to live with relatives in America. Fifty-four years later, […]

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