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Inspired by a true story, My Mother’s Secret is a captivating and ultimately uplifting tale intertwining the lives of two Jewish families in hiding from the Nazis, a fleeing German soldier, and the mother and daughter who team up to save them all.   Franciszka and her daughter, Helena, are simple, ordinary people…until 1939, when the Nazis invade their homeland. Providing shelter to Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland is a death

"My Mother's Secret", Inspired by a true story; a captivating and ultimately uplifting tale intertwining the lives of two Jewish families in hiding from the Nazis, a fleeing German soldier, and the mother and daughter who team up to save them all.

I have literally LOLed - several times - while reading this book.

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Superstud: Or How I Became a 24-Year-Old Virgin by Paul Feig, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B000FCK8X2/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_-0qAub0M1TJPG

BEING A VIRGIN: Superstud, or, How I became a 24 year old virgin by Paul Feig. Offering a look at the various stages along his road to sexual development, the author describes his life growing up as a geek and looking for love.

"And meanwhile the sad truth was that not everyone could be extraordinary, not everyone could be extremely cool; because whom would this leave to be ordinary."

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The Corrections By Jonathan Franzen. Astutely written - a sweeping, psychological and sociological overview of American middle class culture.

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Purity by Jonathan Franzen

Purity

A magnum opus for our morally complex times from the author of…

Freedom        by      Jonathan Franzen

In his latest novel, Jonathan Franzen returns to fiction with a comic and tragic epic of contemporary love and marriage.

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