Snow Flower and the Secret Fan - Lisa See. A wonderful but sad story of friendship in century China
**Birth of Venus - Sarah Dunant. "Alessandra Cecchi is not quite fifteen when her father, a prosperous cloth merchant, brings a young painter back from northern Europe to decorate the chapel walls in the family’s Florentine palazzo.
Water for Elephants - Reading Guide - Book Club Discussion Questions - LitLovers
Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck. Come to think of it.anything by Steinbeck. One can always learn more about writing by rereading Steinbeck. Even after teaching this one about 50 times, I still love it.
Jamie Ford's 'Corner Of Bitter And Sweet'
(had this book for a long time before reading it) Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet. I really enjoyed reading this one! A nostalgic story about a Japanese girl and a Chinese boy living in Seattle during World War II.
10 amazing books to film in 2014
My all time favorite author, I absolutely adore Nicholas Sparks. I've read all of his books & his new release is on my Christmas list every year. Honestly I can't pick a favorite. I love them all!
Orphan Train: A Novel: Christina Baker Kline: A Pinner says.never knew about the orphan trains until reading this book, although very sad, I loved this.
The Choice by Nicholas Sparks
The Choice - Nicholas Sparks My all time favorite Nicholas Sparks book!
16 Books To Read Before They Hit Theaters This Year
Unbroken: a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand.The staff member who submitted the recommendation says "You’ll find yourself wanting to read this enthralling true story of WWII POW Louis Zamperini in a day.
The Nightingale - Kristin Hannah
“The Nightingale,” Kristin Hannah: After reading “Unbroken” last month, we can’t stop reading about World War II. This fictitious story is topping our list—as longtime fans of Hannah’s women-centric novels, we’re excited to read her latest!