Category Archives: Book Club Favorites

Dancing with Gravity: Review

  Dancing with Gravity by Anene Tressler Release date: 2010 / 268 pages Synopsis (from the back cover): Father Whiting is asleep in his own life. As a priest and head of Pastoral Care at a St. Louis hospital, he’s … Continue reading

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The Four Ms. Bradwells: Review

The Four Ms. Bradwells by Meg Waite Clayton Release date: 2011 / 317 pages Synopsis (from the back cover): Mia, Lainey, Betts, and Ginger, best friends since law school, are gathered for an impromptu reunion as Betts awaits Senate confirmation … Continue reading

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The Shadow Catcher: Review

The Shadow Catcher by Marianne Wiggins Publication date/ Length: 2007 / 318 pages First line: Let me tell you about the sketch by Leonardo I saw one afternoon in the Queen’s Gallery in London a decade ago, and why I think it … Continue reading

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Home to Woefield: Review

  Home to Woefield by Susan Juby Release date: 2011 / 306 pages Synopsis (from the back cover): Prudence Burns, a well-intentioned New Yorker full of back-to-the-land ideals, just inherited Woefield Farm — thirty acres of scrubland, dilapidated buildings, and … Continue reading

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American Wife: Review and Giveaway

American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld Publication date/ Length: 2010 / 555 pages First line: Have I made terrible mistakes? Synopsis (from the back cover): A kind, bookish only child born in the 1940′s, Alice Lundgren has no idea that she will one day … Continue reading

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