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The Women: A Novel by T.C. Boyle
 
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Insightful
The Women

Was informative. Well written except for order of events.

Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
 
Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Interesting, Gloomy
Olive Kitteridge

Olive reminded me of my grandmother in ways I had forgotten

Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls
 
Book Club Recommended
Adventurous, Interesting, Inspiring
Half Broke Horses

I like the way Jeanette Walls write. I have a tough time putting down her books. I loved Glass Castle also.

Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls
 
Book Club Recommended
Adventurous, Interesting, Inspiring
Half Broke Horses

I like Jeanette Walls writing. It mostly true and fascinating

Blind Your Ponies by Stanley G West
 
Book Club Recommended
Inspiring, Fantastic, Brilliant
Blind Your Ponies

It was a book I did not want to put down. The most interesting characters and wonderful personalities.

Little Bee: A Novel by Chris Cleave
 
Dramatic, Insightful, Interesting
Little Bee

Did not keep my interest as I had hoped. Was dark and didn't know the characters as well as I would have liked to.

The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer
 
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Insightful, Epic
The Invisible Bridge

I loved this book.

 
Book Club Recommended
Inspiring, Optimistic, Life Changing
Life is So Good

It inspires you to do better.

Mudbound by Hillary Jordan
 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Insightful, Interesting
Mudbound

Hard to put down

 
Confusing, Interesting, Insightful
The Imperfectionists

Every chapter was about a different person and did not tie together until the end.

The Kitchen House: A Novel by Kathleen Grissom
 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Interesting, Insightful
The Kitchen House

We felt it was as good or better than The Help. Was hard to put down.

Amos : To Ride A Dead Horse by Stanley Gordon West
 
Book Club Recommended
Beautiful, Insightful, Brilliant
Amos

Defending Jacob by William Landay
 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Interesting, Insightful
Defending Jacob

As a parent you really are tested as to how you would handle this situation and how far do you go when not sure what really happened. I had great empathy for this family and yet many concerns as to how they would get through this troubled time.

 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Interesting, Insightful
The Light between Oceans

Very good.

Killing Jesus by Bill O'Reilly, Martin Dugard
 
Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Informative, Dramatic
Killing Jesus

 
Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Insightful, Confusing
And The Mountains Echoed

Was a good book on relationships.

We Are Water: A Novel by Wally Lamb
 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Insightful, Interesting
We are Water

I found I wanted to keep reading to see how it was all was going to end.

Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
 
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Insightful

 
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Insightful, Interesting
Edge of Eternity

Wonderful, insightful take on the 1960s-80s. The history and fictional characters were so interesting, I did
not want to put it down.

The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens
 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Addictive, Interesting
The Life We Bury

Twist and turns with adventure, romance and focus on special circimstances. Very good characters.

Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger
 
Book Club Recommended
Insightful, Dramatic, Inspiring

 
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Inspiring, Dramatic

The Nightingale: A Novel by Kristin Hannah
 
Book Club Recommended
Dramatic, Informative, Inspiring
The nightingale

Was such a great WWII story what women went through in Paris.

The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman
 
Book Club Recommended
Informative, Interesting, Dramatic
The Marriage of Opposites

It was a fast moving , on the edge of your seat book that kept you wanting to read until you finished it.

 
Book Club Recommended
Interesting, Fun, Insightful

News of the World by Paulette Jiles
 
Book Club Recommended
Adventurous, Interesting, Beautiful
News of the Wold

A exciting and tender book

 
Beautiful, Interesting, Inspiring

The Great Alone: A Novel by Kristin Hannah
 
Adventurous, Dramatic, Addictive

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