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My Sunshine Away by M.O. Walsh
My Sunshine Away
by M.O. Walsh
read in January, 2015
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ISBN: 978-0-399-16952-6
MY SUNSHINE AWAY is one of those rare books that you'lll remember long after the last page has been turned. Although a story of growing up and coming-of-age, it is also quite the mystery.
The book begins with the rape of a youn
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The Organ Takers by Richard Van Anderson
The Organ Takers: A Novel of Surgical Suspense
by Richard Van Anderson (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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BOOK SYNOPSIS:
Failed surgeon David McBride is in exile from the surgical community after making a costly error in judgment. Down but not out, he perseveres and is given a second chance to establish a career in surgery. But, as McBride stands on the t
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Undertow by Kelly Cozy
Undertow
by Kelly Cozy (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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"Drew Finley was a crime journalist, until his mind couldn't shut out the images of blood and bodies. Alcohol made the images go away, but also ruined Drew's career and innocents' lives.
Drew's eager to make amends and he's got a story
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The Pearl that Broke Its Shell by Nadia Hashimi
The Nazi Officer's Wife by Edith Hahn Beer
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I have read a good number of books about the holocaust and most of them were novels. I keep reading them because they are gut wrenching and they keep reminding me that it's important for us to acknowledge and remember what happened in those concen..." Read more of this review »
Louise and 19 other people liked Angela M's review of This is Where I Leave You:
This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper
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3.5 stars if I could but rounded up to 4 because it really made me laugh .

This book is very funny a lot of the time and it's sometimes sad , sometimes irreverent and borderline obscene at times but this book is always entertaining . If profanity b..." Read more of this review »
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The Way Life Should Be by Christina Baker Kline
The Way Life Should Be
by Christina Baker Kline (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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HarperCollins|September 8, 2014|Trade Paperback|ISBN # 978-0-06-236354-1
''Thirty-three-year-old New Yorker, Angela Russo, dissatisfied with a career that amounts to gliding across a smooth plateau of predictability and fed up with abysmal blind dates
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The Story Hour by Thrity Umrigar
The Story Hour
by Thrity Umrigar
read in September, 2014
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HarperCollins|August 11, 2014|Hardcover|ISBN # 978-0-06-225930-1
An experienced psychologist, Maggie carefully maintains emotional distance from her patients. But when she agrees to treat a young Indian woman who tried to kill herself, her professiona
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The Language of Sisters by Amy Hatvany
The Language of Sisters
by Amy Hatvany (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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Simon & Schuster|September 11, 2013 | Trade Paperback|ISBN # 978-1-4516-8813-9
Ten years ago Nicole Hunter left her family home as it was troubled and she was not able to cope with the demands of life with her disabled sister, Jenny. She gave up h
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