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Zoe thought that being cut from her ballet program was the worst thing that could happen, but when her best friend, Olivia, is diagnosed with a life-threatening disease, Zoe quickly learns that not being able to dance is the least of her problems.

A young woman, an old woman, the story of a lifetime. A young woman hired to clean out an old house on Hatteras Island discovers a life-changing story in eighty-one prayer boxes kept by the former owner.

The Prayer Box by Lisa Wingate - Tandi Jo Reese is tasked with cleaning out a sprawling mansion when she finds dozens of boxes. Reading through them could change her life.

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The Girl Who Fell from the Sky by Heidi W. Durrow - Rachel, the daughter of a Danish mother and a black G., becomes the sole survivor of a family tragedy after a fateful morning on their Chicago rooftop.

OMG, this book is AMAZING! I loved it! On the Island is an intriguing and beautiful story. I couldn't put it down. So tired right now from my late night reading.

Beach read on the island by tracey garvis graves -- great book!

Excellent historical fiction.

Someone Knows My Name: A Novel: Lawrence Hill: One of the best historical fiction books, I have read.

He's Gone ~ was on my to read list. I stayed up until I finished this book. Whoa. VERY good read!

Read He's Gone: A Novel by Deb Caletti with Kobo. From National Book Award finalist Deb Caletti comes an intensely gripping story about love, loss, marriage, and secrets—.

What Was Mine

After discovering that she was kidnapped as a child by the woman who raised her, Mia reaches out to her birth mother as Lucy, the woman she grew up knowing as her mother, flees to China to avoid prosecution.

A Secret Kept

Antoine Rey thought he had the perfect surprise for his sister Mélanie’s birthday: a weekend by the sea at Noirmoutier Island , where the pair spent many happy childhood summers playing on the beach.