One Breath Away by Heather Gudenkauf. In a small town school in Iowa, a gunman is threatening a classroom the day before spring break. A late season blizzard is raging, cutting off help and making matters worse. The new female police officer has to work her way around male "I'm the man" attitudes. The teacher is doing her best of avoid a killing. A family of three generations is re-examining their issues. An 8 out of 10. Worth it. Recommended. See more: queenbeewritings....
The Friday Night Knitting Club. (Actually already read it a long time ago....need to re-read!) :-)
"State of Wonder" by Ann Patchett is a work of fiction set in the Amazon rainforest. It is centered around flora in the rainforest that extends a woman's childbearing years. It raises the possibility that there are unknown and undiscovered plants in the rainforest that have pharmaceutical benefits. All this is woven into one woman's personal odyssey.
Storyline: When you die, you will meet 5 people who will explain to you the meaning of your life on Earth. Good bedtime book.
Nancy Drew: The Clue of the Broken Locket The cover to this Nancy Drew book has always been kind of a mystery. With the exception of this book, Russell Tandy always did all of the artwork on the Nancy Drew books up through volume 26. He did the internal illustrations for this book, so why not the cover? It's a mystery! Where is Nancy to solve this?