Friendships

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“the unique personalities of the complex characters along with a bit of mystery make this an involving read.

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This short story collection by Newbery Award-winner Madeleine L’Engle, published posthumously by her granddaughter, is aimed more at L’Engle scholars and devoted fans than recreational readers fami

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“it’s the perennial conflict between motherhood and career, but not the way most readers might expect.”

“Overall, this is a reasonably good story that could have been much stronger. . . . The ending ties everything together but feels too pat and maybe a little too cute.

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“a story of an obsessive friendship that is strong enough to survive death—and what happens in its aftermath.”

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Everyone is familiar with the question "Where do you want to be in five years?"

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“It's an unforgettable experience. The author is an extraordinary writer . . .”

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“Topics of Conversation is a smart, well-articulated and -designed novel.

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Mason, Missouri, is a typical small town where everyone knows everyone—and their business, too.

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“Peopled with strong female characters, A Single Thread is a tribute to those women who defied convention and dared to find happiness in a world that had nothing left to offer them

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“Despite the seriousness of much of the content that the book hints at, this is a quick read for the last days of summer.”

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“One murder, four confessors . . . what more does a good mystery need?”

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Since childhood all Caroline Shelby has wanted to do is design and sew clothing.

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When Emma London was ten, her mother committed suicide. Her paternal grandmother, Genevieve, took her in to raise her.

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How Could She is a poignant, relatable and, at times, terribly funny, novel about female friendship . . .”

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“Sager fans and new readers alike will enjoy this heart-pounding thriller that cleverly weaves economic anxiety with something a whole lot darker.”

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“Nancy Thayer, recognized for her enchanting beach reads, goes above and beyond with Surfside Sisters by offering a compelling and more spirited book than the usual summer novel.”

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This book, final volume of a trilogy, has been hailed as “hilarious” and “comedic” and similar terms.

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When Annie Taft was three years old, she and her mother Lydia went camping at nearby Eden Hill State Park in the small town of Ludlow, SC.

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“For anyone who’s ever wanted to conquer the Big Apple, this novel allows a vicarious experience while witnessing close up the early saga of the force that Cosmopolitan became for

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“Hyde is a master at mining the emotional depths of her characters and bringing them out the other side.”

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“The Last Year of the War is timely and important today, when thousands of would-be immigrants from Latin America are cruelly being held in detention centers or de

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“An intense story of survival, hardship, and heartbreak, The Things We Cannot Say is sure to evoke emotion in even the most cynical reader.

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“With Kinsella’s typical warmth, wit and moments of true, laugh-out-loud hilarity, I Owe You One is another winner from a true master of the feel-

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It's every parent's nightmare to discover their child has gone missing, but more heartrending is entrusting your youngster to a friend only to learn they've either been abducted or run away.

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