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America's first daughter : a novel

Stephanie Dray · HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Pages: 1
Format: Audiobook

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 ~ 12:00pm In a compelling, richly researched novel that draws from thousands of letters and original sources, bestselling authors Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie tell the fascinating, untold story of Thomas Jefferson's eldest daughter, Martha ''Patsy''...
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Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War

Karen Abbott · Harper
Pages: 513
Format: Book

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 ~ 12:00pm Karen Abbott, the New York Times bestselling author of Sin in the Second City and "pioneer of sizzle history" (USA Today) , tells the spellbinding true story of four women who risked everything to become spies during the Civil War. Karen Abbott...
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A Light in the Window

Jan Karon · Viking
Pages: 382
Format: Book

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 ~ 12:00pm With more than 2 million copies of the Mitford Years titles in print, the endearing and eccentric residents of the little town with the big heart have become like family members to hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic readers. Fans just can't get enough--they...
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The Day the World Came to Town: 9/11 in Gander, Newfoundland

Jim DeFede · HarperCollins e-books; Reprint edition
Format: Book

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 ~ 12:00pm "For the better part of a week, nearly every man, woman, and child in Gander and the surrounding smaller towns stopped what they were doing so they could help. They placed their lives on hold for a group of strangers and asked for nothing in return....
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Caroline: Little House, Revisited

SARAH MILLER · William Morrow
Pages: 384
Format: Book

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 ~ 12:00pm In this novel authorized by Little House Heritage Trust, Sarah Miller vividly recreates the beauty, hardship, and joys of the frontier in a dazzling work of historical fiction, a captivating story that illuminates one courageous, resilient, and loving...
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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill

Candice Millard · Doubleday
Pages: 381
Format: Book

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 ~ 12:00pm From New York Times bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic and The River of Doubt, a thrilling narrative of Winston Churchill's extraordinary and little-known exploits during the Boer War At age twenty-four, Winston Churchill was utterly...
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The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

Katarina Bivald · Landmark
Pages: 394
Format: Book

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 ~ 12:00pm A debut novel to charm all readers, that shows beyond all doubt that it's books, along with love, that make the world go round. It all began with a correspondence between two quite different women: 28-year-old Sara from Haninge, Sweden, and 65-year-old...
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Making Piece: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Pie

Beth M. Howard · Harlequin
Format: Book

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 ~ 12:00pm "You will find my story is a lot like pie, a strawberry-rhubarb pie. It's bitter. It's messy. It's got some sweetness, too. Sometimes the ingredients get added in the wrong order, but it has substance, it will warm your insides, and even...
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Those Who Save Us

Jenna Blum · Harcourt
Pages: 482
Format: Book

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 ~ 12:00pm For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter, Trudy, was only three when she and her mother were liberated by an American soldier and went to live with him in Minnesota. Trudy's sole...
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Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West

Dorothy Wickenden · Scribner; Reprint edition
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 ~ 12:00pm In the summer of 1916, Dorothy Woodruff and Rosamond Underwood, bored by society luncheons, charity work, and the effete men who courted them, left their families in Auburn, New York, to teach school in the wilds of northwestern Colorado. They lived with...
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