The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared Cover Image
ISBN: 9781401324643
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Published: Hachette Books - September 11th, 2012

Witty and funny story in which a man, desperate to avoid his 100th birthday party, escapes from his nursing home and enjoys a romping good time. Interwoven is his personal story of the past 100 years, a farcical account of his interactions with the prominent historical figures of the 20th century.  Highly entertaining.

Beartown: A Novel (Beartown Series) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501160776
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Published: Washington Square Press - February 6th, 2018

A small town story of a community heading for decline that is bolstered by the local junior ice hockey team's rise in the national arena.  It is a story of hope, flawed heroes, friendship, and how common decisions affect those around us.

The Giver of Stars: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399562495
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Published: Penguin Books - May 4th, 2021

This is a wonderful tale of friendship and second chances.  Set in rural Kentucky during the Depression, this book tells the story of the Packhorse Librarians who deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt's travelling library program. A beautifully written book based on a true story.

A Discovery of Witches: A Novel (All Souls Series #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780143119685
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Published: Penguin Books - December 27th, 2011

The first of the All Souls Trilogy - this  novel is full of fantastical creatures, academia, life changing love and danger.  A wonderful novel that exciting, suspenseful and contains two of the most romantic characters I've ever enjoyed reading about.

This Tender Land: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9781476749303
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Published: Atria Books - May 26th, 2020

A Depression era story of four orphan friends escaping down the Gilead River; the interesting characters they meet, the dangers they encounter, and the friendships they form.  A beautifully written tale!

The Alchemyst (The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385736008
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Published: Ember - June 24th, 2008

The first novel in the Secrets of Nicholas Flamel series.  Twin siblings team up with the immortal Nicholas Flamel to protect the book that contains the secrets to eternal life from Dr. John Dee.  A wild tale of magic, historical figures and the age old battle of good against evil.

The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell Cover Image
ISBN: 9781503948976
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Published: Lake Union Publishing - April 24th, 2018

A tale of an extrordinary boy, his wonderful friends and a life of adversary.  It takes a journey back to appreciate how wonderful your life really is.