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"The One Plus One"

my take: Having loved Me Before You, I was eager to read another Jo Jo Moyes novel. Daughter Anne read …

"Me Before You"

my take: This is in that beautiful intersection of easy reading and social issues….Pretty Woman meets Dr. Kevorkian. Not high literature …

"The Whole Golden World"

my take: After finishing a self-help nonfiction, I was looking for something easy and fast. And this fit the bill …

"The Beginner’s Goodbye"

my take: I love Anne Tyler’s whacky and wonderful characters. It doesn’t matter which novel of hers you pick … …

"The American Heiress"

my take: Several books now have “if you love Downton Abbey” or “for Downton fans” on the front … this one …

"the postmistress"

my take: i gave this to my mother-in-law for Christmas hoping i’d get a chance to read it after she …