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This Too Shall Pass: A Novel

by Milena Busquets

An irrestible, vivid, and wise story of one woman's reckoning with loss and love

Blanca is forty years old and motherless. Shaken by the unexpected death of the most important person in her life, she suddenly...

Dear Fang, With Love: A novel

by Rufi Thorpe

A bold, spellbinding novel featuring one of the most fascinating protagonists in recent memory, Dear Fang, With Love tells the story of seventeen-year-old Vera—ravishing, troubled, wildly intelligent—who...

People Who Knew Me

by Kim Hooper

Everything was fine fourteen years after she left New York.

Until suddenly, one day, it wasn’t.

Emily Morris got her happily-ever-after earlier than most. Married at a young age to a man she loved passionately,...

This Love Could Not be Delivered

by Lu Min

A love story set against the backdrop of the 1980s “Strike Hard” crackdown on youth crime, this heartbreaking novel shows how the pain of first love can last a lifetime.

25 Sense

by Lisa Henthorn

When 25-year-old Claire Malone moves to New York to pursue her dream of being a television writer, she ends up falling in love with her married boss-a move that threatens to end her career before it even starts....

Hot & Nerdy 2

by Shannyn Schroeder

Adam, Hunter, and Free have a lot in common, like geeky passions and not exactly great track records when it comes to dating. But a New Year's Eve bash will bring everything they've ever wanted--and so much...

Summer on the Cape

by J.M. Bronston

New York City-based portrait artist Allie Randall's career is taking off. With a major show coming up, it's not the best time for her to leave town. Nonetheless, she's persuaded to spend the summer on Cape Cod,...


by C. W. Gortner

A lush, dramatic biographical novel of one of the most glamorous and alluring legends of Hollywood’s golden age, Marlene Dietrich—from the gender-bending cabarets of Weimar Berlin to the lush film studios...

Sour Grapes

by Rachel Goodman

Uncork this delectable Texas Hill Country romance from the critically acclaimed author of From Scratch, the “smart, sexy, and funny” debut that “piles on the Southern charm” (Publishers Weekly).


Summary of Reconstructing Amelia: by Kimberly McCreight | Includes Analysis

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A blogger reveals what the staff of Grace Hall High School did during summer break and makes fun of them. The...

Summary of Orphan Train: by Christina Baker Kline | Includes Analysis

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Molly is a seventeen-year old girl living in the foster care system. Her current foster parents are Dina and Ralph....

Summary of The Children Act: by Ian McEwan | Includes Analysis

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Fiona Maye is a Family Division High Court judge in London.  She makes decisions concerning the welfare of children....

Dangerous Liaisons (Les Liaisons Dangereuses)

by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos & Thomas Moore

Dangerous Liaisons = Les Liaisons dangereuses is a French epistolary novel by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, first published in four volumes by Durand Neveu from March 23, 1782. It is the story of the Marquise...

The One We Fell in Love With

by Paige Toon

Phoebe is caught between a rock and a hard place. Settle down and get married, or return to the French Alps to pursue her passion?


Eliza is in love with someone who is no longer hers. In fact, he probably...

Summary of Fifty Shades of Grey: by E L James | Includes Analysis

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Summary of Me Before You: by JoJo Moyes | Includes Analysis

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Louisa ‘Lou’ Clark, a member of a working class family in a small English village, has just lost her job. Although both...

Summary of Trail of Broken Wings: by Sejal Badani | Includes Analysis

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Trail of Broken Wings is a novel by Sejal Badani. The novel follows the story of a

family who immigrated to California from...

Summary of Wreckage: by Emily Bleeker | Includes Analysis

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Wreckage by Emily Bleeker | Summary & Analysis


A plane crash shatters the lives of two families, raising complex issues of love, loyalty and loss, in Wreckage, the debut novel by Emily Bleeker. Lillian...

Summary of All Fall Down: by Jennifer Weiner | Includes Analysis

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Summary of Go Set a Watchman : by Harper Lee | Summary & Analysis

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Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee | Summary & Analysis



Jean Louise Finch tries to go home again and finds tiny Maycomb, Alabama grappling with the emerging civil rights movement in the mid-1950s. Set...