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The Great Alone

Kristin Hannah · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 440
Format: Hardcover

An instant #1 New York Times bestseller! "A TOUR DE FORCE." -- Kirkus (starred review) Alaska, 1974.Unpredictable. Unforgiving. Untamed.For a family in crisis, the ultimate test of survival.Ernt Allbright, a former POW, comes home from the Vietnam war a changed and volatile...
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And If I Perish: Frontline U.S. Army Nurses in World War II

Evelyn Monahan · Knopf
Pages: 528
Format: Book

October 24, 2018 Discussion Leader: Larry Arthington A galvanizing narrative of the wartime role played by U.S. Army nurses - from the invasion of North Africa to the bloody Italian campaign to the decisive battles in France and the Rhineland. More than 59,000 nurses volunteered to serve...
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I Capture the Castle

Dodie Smith
Format: Book

November 14, 2018 Discussion Leader: Etta McQuade I Capture the Castle tells the story of seventeen-year-old Cassandra and her family, who live in not-so-genteel poverty in a ramshackle old English castle. Here she strives, over
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Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President

Candice Millard · Doubleday
Pages: 339
Format: Book

January 23, 2019 Discussion Leader: Yara Wilson James A. Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president. Born into abject poverty, he rose to become a wunderkind scholar, a Civil War hero, and a renowned and admired reformist congressman. Nominated for president...
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Beneath a Scarlet Sky: A Novel

Mark T. Sullivan · Lake Union Publishing
Pages: 513
Format: Paperback

February 27, 2019 Discussion Leader: Brooke Dodds Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, USA Today bestseller Beneath a Scarlet Sky is the triumphant, epic tale of one young man's incredible courage and resilience during one of history's darkest hours. Pino Lella wants...
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Before We Were Yours: A Novel

Lisa Wingate · Ballantine Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

THE BLOCKBUSTER HIT - A New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Publishers Weekly BestsellerFor readers of Orphan Train and The Nightingale comes a "thought-provoking [and] complex tale about two families, two generations apart . . . based on a notorious true-life scandal."*Memphis,...
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The Art of Racing in the Rain

Garth Stein · Harper
Pages: 321
Format: Book

April 24, 2019 Discussion Leader: Georgia Roskelley Enzo knows he is different from other dogs: a philosopher with a nearly human soul (and an obsession with opposable thumbs) , he has educated himself by watching television extensively, and by listening very closely to the words of his master,...
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A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Philip Christian Stead · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 32
Format: Book

May 22, 2019 Discussion Leader: Eloise Fugal Bring a favorite picture book (or the title of one) and be prepared to say why you love it. The Best Sick Day Ever and the animals in the zoo feature in this striking picture book debut. Friends come in all sorts of shapes and sizes. In Amos...
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