Fates and Furies – Lauren Groff

fates and furies

SYNOPSIS Every story has two sides. Every relationship has two perspectives. And sometimes, it turns out, the key to a great marriage is not its truths but its secrets. At the core of this rich, expansive, layered novel, Lauren Groff presents the story of one such marriage over the course of twenty-four years. At age … Continue reading Fates and Furies – Lauren Groff

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

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SYNOPSIS It's 1946 and author Juliet Ashton can't think what to write next. Out of the blue, she receives a letter from Dawsey Adams of Guernsey - by chance, he's acquired a book that once belonged to her - and, spurred on by their mutual love of reading, they begin a correspondence. When Dawsey reveals … Continue reading The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society – Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

The Winter Soldier – Daniel Mason

The Winter Soldier

"Part mystery, part war story, part romance, The Winter Soldier is a dream of a novel -- impeccably researched and totally immersive. The unsinkable Margarete is a mesmerizing character, and the book's investigation into the psychiatric toll of war on its combatants could not be more timely. This novel convinces you with every sentence."―Anthony Doerr, author of New … Continue reading The Winter Soldier – Daniel Mason