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Flight Behavior

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ISBN: 9780062124272
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 4th, 2013

Wonderfully rounded characters tell a story both frighteningly contemporary and important in its insights: the entire population of the North American monarch butterfly migrates to southern Appalachia rather than Mexico. Kingsolver creates a complex scenario based on scientific and historical fact in which the natural world plays a significant role. A thought-provoking, inspiring, achingly moving novel, embodying Kingsolver's well-loved humanity and empathy. ~ Reviewed by Barbara Morrow


The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781602861800
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Published: Hachette Books - September 4th, 2012

An exotic locale - Malaysia, the exiled former gardener of the emperor of Japan, the lone survivor of a Japanese wartime camp, an unlikely love story, an air of mystery - all part of a beautiful and intriguing story. ~ Reviewed by Barbara Morrow


The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781590514634
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Published: Other Press - January 31st, 2012

A love story set in Burma and a wonderful depiction of an exotic culture. East vs. West sensibilities, lose yourself in this powerful story. ~ Reviewed by Barbara Morrow


Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom

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ISBN: 9780553386738
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Published: Bantam - June 1st, 2010

A must-have reference for every woman who is seeking a "wholeness" approach to her mind and body. Tremendous insights, almost revolutionary. ~ Reviewed by Barbara Morrow


For Kings and Planets

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ISBN: 9780812979411
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 9th, 2010

Ethan Canin is a consummate storyteller who really gets into his characters--two unlikely college friends whose lives become inextricably interwoven. ~ Reviewed by Barbara Morrow


Last Night in Twisted River by John Irving - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780345479730
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 15th, 2010

John Irving returns to his New England roots with his unmistakable voice, and tells the suspenseful story of a father and son who become fugitives. Memorable!! ~ Reviewed by Barbara Morrow


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