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The Girls at 17 Swann Street: A Novel by Yara Zgheib - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781250202444
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Published: St. Martin's Press - February 5th, 2019

Anna arrived at 17 Swann Street as her last resort. Faced with an eating disorder, she meets other woman with similar illnesses and who, like Anna, are working towards their recoveries. This story is powerful and at times heartbreaking. Beautifully written and full of determination, strength, and honesty, this is a must-read by a very talented author. ~ Reviewed by Suzanne Rice


A Spark of Light: A Novel by Jodi Picoult - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780345544988
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Published: Ballantine Books - October 2nd, 2018

The author recounts the parallel stories of the men and women who were present in a Mississippi abortion clinic on the fateful day when a shooter opened fire. The novel is written in reverse time, starting with the aftermath of the shooting and winding back to the reason each of the people entered the clinic. This story is about women's rights, pro-life activism, and just how far a person felt he had to go to make his voice heard. Jodi Picoult at her best! ~ Reviewed by Suzanne Rice


The Lost Vintage: A Novel by Ann Mah - Book Review

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By Ann Mah
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ISBN: 9780062823311
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Published: William Morrow - June 19th, 2018

To hold the title of Certified Wine Master, Kate must pass a rigorous exam. With only months to go before she takes the test the restaurant she was working at closes leaving her with no excuse not to go to her family's ancestral Burgundy winery and help her cousins with their fall wine harvest. Once there Kate helps clear the home's basement of mostly forgotten belongings. Deep in the cellar, Kate discovers a hidden room with a cot, resistance pamphlets, and a large stash of valuable wines hidden away during WW II. These discoveries, along with finding a long lost diary, reveals a great aunt she never knew existed. What was once a dark stain on the family name brings a better understanding as to what Kate really wants in her life. If you like Frances Mayes and Peter Mayle you will cherish Ann Mah ~ Reviewed by Suzanne Rice


Women in Sunlight by Frances Mayes - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780451497666
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Published: Crown - April 3rd, 2018

Three women, facing major changes in their lives, have a chance meeting at a new retirement community where they are expected to live out their days. But instead of settling down, they decide to embark on new adventures by renting a villa in Italy for a season. The journey leads them to new friendships, long-forgotten interests, and a desire to live an Italian way of life. I loved this book! ~ Reviewed by Suzanne Rice


All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780399178924
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 26th, 2018

It's all Nina thought she ever wanted: money, a wonderful husband, and great son, who just got accepted into Princeton. One fateful night it all goes wrong. Her son makes a very bad decision and their entire world is turned upside down. What is the truth? What is her son covering up and why? ~ Reviewed by Suzanne Rice


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