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French Milk

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ISBN: 9781416575344
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Published: Touchstone - October 14th, 2008

I absolutely adore Lucy Knisley's artwork as well as her hysterical commentary. As her and her mother both face life changing milestones (graduating college, turning 50), they spend a month together sightseeing in Paris. "French Milk" is Lucy's travel journal of the trip. Funny, heartwarming and relatable. ~ Reviewed by Jess Elder


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ISBN: 9780451470775
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 3rd, 2015

You will absolutely fall in love with this narrator, Mim Malone, and her road trip adventure! Upon overhearing that her mother is ill, Mim runs away from her new home, her father and new stepmother. Mim's wit, wisdom and heart will keep you turning the pages. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Elder

Small Mercies

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ISBN: 9780525427292
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Published: Viking - March 10th, 2015

An absolute love letter to Staten Island. Ten years ago, the Amendola family lost their youngest son Bobby in the 9/11 attacks. Now, as they come together for Bobby Jr's birthday, they must face their grief as they meet Bobby's widow's new boyfriend. An honest and relatable view of a family's struggle to handle change. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Elder

A Little Life

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ISBN: 9780385539258
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Published: Doubleday - March 10th, 2015

As you read this novel, these characters feel as though they are a part of your life. Stunning, heartbreaking, life changing. You will not walk away from this book unaffected. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Elder


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ISBN: 9780143126829
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Published: Penguin Books - February 24th, 2015

A moving set of short stories about the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Each story gives a different perspective on the struggle of military life in a combat zone and the difficulties of returning home in such raw detail and real emotion. Highly recommended. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Elder


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