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The Light Between Oceans

The Light Between Oceans by M. L. Stedman was one of our book club picks last year. The book is about lighthouse keeper Tom and his wife Isabel who live remotely on the island of Janus Rock. 272 more words

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Fall of Giants

Fall of Giants is the first of a century trilogy that is historical fiction by Ken Follett and was one of our book club picks last year. 374 more words

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The Shell Seekers

“All of it was good in every sense of the word. And in this life, nothing good is truly lost.”
–from The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher… 384 more words

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Winter Solstice

“Life is so extraordinary. Wonderful surprises are just around the most unexpected corners.”
–from Winter Solstice by Rosamunde Pilcher.

I read Winter Solstice by Rosamunde Pilcher a few years ago when I inherited it from my mom. 198 more words

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The Winter of our Discontent

I picked up The Winter of our Discontent by John Steinbeck while sipping a spicy Bloody Mary on a cold crisp morning, expecting its setting to be winter.  239 more words

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The Art of Racing in the Rain

In my spare time at the South Carolina Writer’s Workshop in 2009, I read Garth Stein’s The Art of Racing in the Rain and I am not surprised to see it still prominently displayed today in my local bookstore.  269 more words

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The Dead Alive

The Dead Alive written by Wilkie Collins in the 1870s is based on the real-life wrongful conviction of Stephen and Jesse Boorn that happened in 1819 in the United States, in the state of Vermont. 327 more words

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