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"Oh for a book and a shady nook, Either indoors or out, with the green leaves whispering overhead, or the street cries all about. Where I may read at all my ease both of the new and old, For a jolly good book whereon to look is better to me than gold"
Award-winning author William Landay has written the consummate novel of an embattled family in crisis—a suspenseful, character-driven mystery that is also a spellbinding tale of guilt, betrayal, and the terrifying speed at which our lives can spin out of control.
One Day - I absolutely love this book! And the references to Thomas Hardy is a plus point!
These books are wonderful for read aloud and children just starting chapter books. I like them to teach my children that the world wasn't always run by electronic junk... and asked questions like... what would you do today with no telephone? No car? I found it helped them look at their surroundings differently.