Monthly Archives: May 2015

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline

JacketIrish immigrant Niamh Power’s  journey on an “orphan train” and through successive foster homes in 1929 is intertwined with Molly Ayer’s, a modern day “juvie.”  Their paths cross when Molly has to perform community service by cleaning out Niamh’s (now Vivian) attic.  Though separated by nearly 80 years, they soon come to realize they have more in common than they could have expected.   Heartwarming and heartbreaking from beginning to end.

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The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

If youJacket.aspx love books, bookstores, and book loving people, than this is a must-read for you!  Humorous, suspenseful, and enjoyable take on how books connect people …

 

 

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Don’t Try To Find Me by Holly Brown

A 14 yeaJacket.aspxr old girl runs away leaving a note on the fridge stating: “Don’t try to find me“.  Did she really leave at her own will? Is this a game? When did the suspect become her mother?  Oh yeah, the moment Rachel lied about something, but surely that had nothing to do with Marley disappearing? Secrets,lies, and surprises….

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