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The Unlikely Pilgrimage Of Harold Fry, Rachel Joyce - Kinda slow to begin with but I was balling like a baby at the end

The Unlikely Pilgrimage Of Harold Fry, Rachel Joyce. Book choice by Maureen. Really enjoyed this - a departure from my usual book type but it was a lovely and moving read.

11 magical books for adults and for teens to add to your reading list. These great books are worth a read!

11 Magical Books to Read This Summer

We've rounded up great new magical realism books to read this summer. Let reality fall away with these fanciful, bewitching tales!

A 30something traveler & reader embarks on an international reading challenge - Around the World in 80 Books

A traveler & reader embarks on an international reading challenge - Around the World in 80 Books! Adult Summer Reading Challenge: "A book set somewhere you've always wanted to visit." AND some would probably work for "A book translated into English"

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About. Read Ghost boy just ok, born to run good and everything i never told you pretty good.

Summer, 1972: In the claustrophobic heat, eleven-year-old Byron and his friend begin 'Operation Perfect', a hapless mission to rescue Byron's mother from impending crisis. Winter, present day: As frost creeps across the moor, Jim cleans tables in the local caf, a solitary figure struggling with OCD. His job is a relief from the rituals that govern his nights. Little would seem to connect them except that two seconds can change everything.

Summer, 1972: In the claustrophobic heat, eleven-year-old Byron and his friend begin 'Operation Perfect', a hapless mission to rescue Byron's mother from impending crisis. Winter, present day: As frost creeps across the moor, Jim cleans tables in the local caf, a solitary figure struggling with OCD. His job is a relief from the rituals that govern his nights. Little would seem to connect them except that two seconds can change everything.

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Every so often you stumble across the book that whips you right out of reality and pulls you in. I’m talking about the kind of book that leaves you at the very end of the subway line with no memory of how you got there, because you totally missed you…

“He understood that in walking to atone for the mistakes he had made, it was…

When Harold Fry nips out one morning to post a letter, leaving his wife hoovering upstairs, he has no idea that he is about to walk from one end of the country to the other. He has no hiking boots or map, let alone a compass, waterproof or mobile phone.

Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport by Mark Jonathan Harris and Deborah Oppenheimer

Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport, Mark Jonathan Harris Deborah Oppenheimer

Books worth reading: Stephen King edition. Here are new thrillers recommended by bestselling author Stephen King himself.

13 New Thrillers Recommended by Stephen King

DONE - Books worth reading: Stephen King edition. Here are new thrillers recommended by bestselling author Stephen King himself.

Based on the true story of Franciszka Halamajowa, who saved 15 of the 30 surviving Jews in her Polish town during World War II, this…

Based on the true story of Franciszka Halamajowa, who saved 15 of the 30 surviving Jews in her Polish town during World War II, this…

From the bestselling author of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Perfect, a novella, a unique and separate love story alongside that...(Oct. 21, 2014)

The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy by Rachel Joyce. From the bestselling author of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Perfect, a novella, a unique and separate love story alongside that.

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowle...

Shortlisted for Man Booker prize "There have been many books written about sibling love and rivalry but few, I'm sure, can rend the heart and bore beneath the skin quite like this one.prepare to be charmed and traumatised" The Times

First good book I've read in a long time.  About an orphaned, indentured white child who grows up with the slaves on a southern plantation.  5 stars!

**The Kitchen House - Kathleen Grissom: 'When a white servant girl violates the order of plantation society, she unleashes a tragedy that exposes the worst and best in the people she has come to call her family.

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