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Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin – New Title Tuesday

I didn’t know before I read this week’s New Title Tuesday recommendation, Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin, that it would be such a suitable and meaningful read. Naturally I expected a book by the three-time National Book Award nominee with five novels on the New York Times bestseller list would be better than average, but the timing… Continue reading Grief Cottage by Gail Godwin – New Title Tuesday

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Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, New Title Tuesday

 The New Title Tuesday recommendation, Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI  by David Grann is in keeping with his previous works of literary true crime and conspiracy.  It is  more evidence of the limitless greed of man. Publisher’s Summary:  In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in… Continue reading Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI, New Title Tuesday

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One Perfect Lie By Lisa Scottoline, New Title Tuesday

It’s never a surprise to find myself immediately wrapped up in a good thriller, but this week’s New Title Tuesday recommendation, Lisa Scottoline’s One Perfect Lie, is one of those perfectly paced page-turners that builds to a tidy and satisfying conclusion. Publisher’s Summary: A handsome stranger moves to the small Pennsylvania town of Central Valley, and his… Continue reading One Perfect Lie By Lisa Scottoline, New Title Tuesday

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New Title Tuesday Radical Hope: Letters of Love and Dissent in Dangerous Times

The New Title Tuesday recommendation today, Radical Hope edited by Carolina De Robertis is in honor of the dreamers and free thinkers who officially began this nation in 1776. Each person in the United States, regardless of when they arrived, carry the ideological DNA of our founding fathers and mothers.  We expect justice. We demand equality.… Continue reading New Title Tuesday Radical Hope: Letters of Love and Dissent in Dangerous Times

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New Title Tuesday, Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

I finally got my hands on a copy of Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout and recognized this would be my New Title Tuesday recommendation.  Once again, Strout has created fully-fleshed characters who are seemingly as familiar as someone you see at the grocery but whose innermost thoughts are as complex as their backgrounds.  Strout writes… Continue reading New Title Tuesday, Anything is Possible by Elizabeth Strout

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New Title Tuesday, So Much Blue by Percival Everett

OK, this New Title Tuesday recommendation, So Much Blue by Percival Everett, is an absolute must-read!  It’s one part modern-midlife crisis, one part funny social commentary on class and academia, one part secret-solving, and one part thrill-ride in El Salvador of 1979. Publisher’s Summary: Kevin Pace is working on a painting that he won’t allow anyone… Continue reading New Title Tuesday, So Much Blue by Percival Everett

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New Title Tuesday: In the Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant

The New Title Tuesday recommendation this week, In the Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant, is proof that we love nothing more than sweeping sagas of the rich and powerful regardless of the time period.  Plus, it’s hard to stop reading the inner thoughts of the fictionalized Niccolo Machiavelli in the Prologue: “The gap between the… Continue reading New Title Tuesday: In the Name of the Family by Sarah Dunant