The Paris Wife - Paula McLain A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures a remarkable period of time and a love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley.
Unbroken: a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption by Laura Hillenbrand.The staff member who submitted the recommendation says "You’ll find yourself wanting to read this enthralling true story of WWII POW Louis Zamperini in a day.
Caretta Rutledge thought she'd left her Southern roots and troubled family far behind. But an unusual request from her mother--coming just as her own life is spinning out of control--has Cara heading back to the scenic Lowcountry of her childhood summers.
Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer. Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions. First in a quartet.
I really like Wally Lamb. Another great book by Wally Lamb. It's a fictional story about a teacher from Columbine High School who must navigate the emotional wreckage of the tragedy that occurred there in April
Another Mitch Albom book: This story poses a simple yet almost infinitely resonant question: What would you do if you could spend one more day with a lost loved one? The charactor is reunited with his deceased mother.