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Among Schoolchildren
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Beautiful Disaster by Jamie McGuire
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The Enough Moment by John Prendergast
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Room
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I loved this book. Rich with realistic detail, it was gripping from start to finish. A totally different take on the whole abduction/slave situation. A fabulous story of the bond between a mother and child.
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"Are you tired of reading books that you have to think too much about? Do you like obvious details being overtly and continuously pounded into your head? If you answered yes to these question then I recommend The Last Templar.

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Among Schoolchildren by Tracy Kidder
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This is a lovely book following a fifth grade teacher through her year. Written by a prize-winning author, it is beautifully and sensitively written. It takes me back to my own childhood, but from the perspective of a teacher.
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