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Elephant Company

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ISBN: 9780812981650
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 14th, 2015

James "Billy" Williams worked in the teak forests of Burma after WWI, learning more than anyone else about elephants, as their friend, communicator, counselor, doctor. A truly amazing story of the relationship between a man and these intelligent animals. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


The Children Act

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ISBN: 9781101872871
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Published: Anchor - April 28th, 2015

Fiona Maye, a Judge in London's Family Court, must rule on a case where a teenage boy, raised by devout Jehovah's Witness parents, refuses medical treatment, while she deals with her own marital strife. An engrossing book about moral integrity, faith and justice. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


Orfeo

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ISBN: 9780393349849
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 2nd, 2014

On the run across a Hades-like America, composer Els recapitulates his passion for music and science as he seeks the women he's loved. An absorbing novel that fascinates, entertains and challenges the reader. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


The Reckoning: A John Madden Mystery by Rennie Airth - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780143126942
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Published: Penguin Books - February 24th, 2015

Three mysterious murders - seemingly with motives - draw John Madden back to Scotland Yard. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


A String of Beads by Thomas Perry - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780802124449
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Published: Mysterious Press - December 15th, 2015

Jane Whitefield must defend a childhood friend who is on the run. Although the book begins slowly, the pace picks up and leaves the reader breathless. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones


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