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The Wedding Dress

• <b>Author:</b> Rachel Hauck<p>From New York Times bestselling author comes The Wedding Dress.<p>Four brides. One dress. A tale of faith, redemption, and timeless love.<p>Charlotte owns a chic Birmingham bridal boutique. Dressing brides for their big day is her gift—and her passion. But with her own wedding day …

Maybe in Another Life

• <b>Author:</b> Taylor Jenkins Reid<p><b>A People Magazine Pick * US Weekly “Must” Pick *</b> <b>Named “Best Book of the Summer” by Glamour * Good Housekeeping * USA TODAY * Cosmopolitan * PopSugar * Working Mother * Bustle * Goodreads</b><p>From the acclaimed author of <i>The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo</i> and <i>After I Do</i> comes a …

Astonish Me

• <b>Author:</b> Maggie Shipstead<p>From the author of the widely acclaimed debut novel <i>Seating Arrangements,</i> winner of the Dylan Thomas Prize and the Los Angeles TimesBook Prize for First Fiction: a gorgeously written, fiercely compelling glimpse into the demanding world of professional ballet and its magnetic …

Rules of Civility

• <b>Author:</b> Amor Towles<p><b>From the New York Times-bestselling author of A Gentleman in Moscow, a “sharply stylish” (Boston Globe) novel of a young woman in post-Depression era New York who suddenly finds herself thrust into high society.</b><p>On the last night of 1937, twenty-five-year-old Katey Kontent is in a …

A Hundred Summers

• <b>Author:</b> Beatriz Williams<p><b>As the 1938 hurricane approaches Rhode Island, another storm brews in this New York Times bestseller from the author of The Secret Life of Violet Grant and Along the Infinite Sea.</b> <b></b><br>Lily Dane has returned to Seaview, Rhode Island, where her family has summered for generations. …

Some Are Sicker Than Others

• <b>Author:</b> Andrew Seaward<p><b>ADDICTION: CUNNING, BAFFLING, & POWERFUL</b><p>In this gripping debut novel by Andrew Seaward, the lives of three addicts converge following an accidental and horrific death.<p>Monty Miller, a self-destructive, codependent alcoholic, is wracked by an obsession to drink himself to death …

Stella Bain

• <b>Author:</b> Anita Shreve<p>An epic story, set against the backdrop of World War I, from bestselling author Anita Shreve.<p>When an American woman, Stella Bain, is found suffering from severe shell shock in an exclusive garden in London, surgeon August Bridge and his wife selflessly agree to take her in.<p>A …

Tumbleweeds

• <b>Author:</b> Leila Meacham<p><b>The bestselling, epic storytelling of Roses meets the moving drama of Friday Night Lights in this heartrending story of three friends who forge a lifelong bond against the backdrop of a Texas town's passion for football.</b><p>Recently orphaned, eleven-year-old Cathy Benson feels she …

After Her

• <b>Author:</b> Joyce Maynard<p>The New York Times bestselling author of Labor Day and The Good Daughters returns with a haunting novel of sisterhood, sacrifice, and suspense.<p>I was always looking for excitement, until I found some . . .<p>Summer, 1979. A dry, hot Northern California school vacation stretches …

The Things They Carried

• <b>Author:</b> Tim O'Brien<p>A classic work of American literature that has not stopped changing minds and lives since it burst onto the literary scene, <i>The Things They Carried</i> is a ground-breaking meditation on war, memory, imagination, and the redemptive power of storytelling. <i><br>The Things They Carried</i> depicts …

The Kitchen House

• <b>Author:</b> Kathleen Grissom<p>In this gripping <i>New York Times</i> bestseller, Kathleen Grissom brings to life a thriving plantation in Virginia in the decades before the Civil War, where a dark secret threatens to expose the best and worst in everyone tied to the estate.<p>Orphaned during her passage from …

Last Lines from Books That Will Leave You Breathless

The best new books start out with a bang, but end with an even more memorable, soul-stirring moment. Here are the words that captured our hearts and …

Books

Ellen Foster

• <b>Author:</b> Kaye Gibbons<p>Winner of the American Academy of Arts and Letters' Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction and of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation's Citation for Fiction. An eleven-year-old heroine tells her unforgettable story with honesty, perceptivity, humor, and unselfconscious heroism. "The …

Rosie's Buttermilk Biscuits

<i>Every week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Baird of SprinkleBakes lets us in on her grandmother's secrets for making perfect buttermilk biscuits.</i><p>As a child, my grandparents' farm was my favorite place on …

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.