A story about the power of literature and how it can create bridges that allow us to speak when there are no words. Tear jerker about a man and his mother's journey reading books together while she is dying of cancer. Guaranteed a good cry.
Winter's Tale by Mark Helprin. A bestseller that takes readers on a journey to New York of the Belle Epoque, where Peter Lake attempts to rob a Manhattan mansion only to find the daughter of the house at home. Thus begins the love between the middle-aged Irishman and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying.