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The Witchfinder’s Sister by Beth Underdown

The Witchfinder’s Sister by Beth Underdown Alice is forced to return to the village of Manningtree after her husband is killed in a work accident in London in the early 17th century. Her mother recently passed but she was once close with her younger brother, Matthew Hopkins, but hasn’t seen him in five years ... read more about The Witchfinder’s Sister by Beth Underdown

The Gargoyle Hunters by John Freeman Gill

The Gargoyle Hunters by John Freeman GillIt’s 1974 in New York City and the city is falling apart. Really! There are pieces crumbling and falling off of buildings compelling young Griffin Watts, thirteen years old, to start wearing a batting helmet as he walks to and from school. Griffin and his family all lived together ... read more about The Gargoyle Hunters by John Freeman Gill

Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Before We Were Yours by Lisa WingateOn a stormy night back in 1936 on a shantyboat docked in the Mississippi near Memphis, the five Foss children await the return of their parents. Their mom is pregnant with twins and the midwife urged their father to bring her to the hospital; these births are beyond the ... read more about Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate

Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin

Young Jane Young by Gabrielle ZevinAviva Grossman was in college when she went to work for Congressman Levin in Southern Florida as an unpaid intern. She had a head for politics and was getting a degree in Spanish Literature as well to help her communicate with her future constituents when she ran for office one ... read more about Young Jane Young by Gabrielle Zevin

Cork Dork by Bianca Bosker

Cork Dork by Bianca BoskerReviewed by Chris, Business Librarian at BridgewaterIn Cork Dork, Bianca Bosker, an average person with an average person's understanding of wine (that is: barely any), decides to not only educate herself on the subject, but to do so in such a thorough manner as to pass the Certified Sommelier exam.In the ... read more about Cork Dork by Bianca Bosker

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