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Aug 11

Book Notes 8/10/2020

Posted on August 11, 2020 at 1:55 PM by Genesis Gaule

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These books are physical copies and can be checked out through our Front Door Pick Up Service or by scheduling an appointment to browse in the library.

We Came to Shine by Susie Orman Schnall

Set at the iconic 1939 New York World’s Fair, gorgeous Vivi—the star of the Aquacade synchronized swimming spectacular—and plucky Max—journalist for the fair’s daily paper—become friends only to find their personal and professional prospects put in jeopardy.

Rodham by Curtis Sittenfeld

In the real world, after Bill Clinton proposes several times, Hillary Rodham eventually accepts. But in this powerfully imagined fictional tale, Hillary takes a different road and blazes her own trail..

One Tough Out : Fighting off life's curveballs by Rod Carew

If only everything in life had been as easy as Rod Carew made hitting in baseball look. In this book, Carew reflects on the highlights and challenges he’s overcome in his career and life—from racism, to the death of his daughter, to the heart transplant that saved his life.

On the Horizon by Lois Lowry

Lowry looks back at history and draws on her own memories as a child in Hawaii and Japan, as well as from historical research, in this stunning work in verse of the lives lost in Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima.

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