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by Barb Pourch

  Me Before You is a love story and a family story, but above all it’s a story of the bravery and sustained effort needed to redirect the path of a life once it’s been pushed off course.  Louisa (Lou) Clark, a 26-year-old working-class girl, lands a position as a “care assistant” to an intelligent, wealthy and very angry 35-year-old man who has spent the past two years as a quadriplegic after being hit by a motorbike.  Lou refuses to treat him with kid gloves, and soon his happiness means more to her than she expected.

Please join us as we evaluate and discuss Jojo Moyes’ poignant novel on Mon., Mar. 27, at 7 PM in the church library.  Our January selection, Orphan Train, was well received with a rating of 4.7.

           

 2017 Selections


The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Klein

The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion by Fannie Flagg

The Book That Matters Most by Ann Hood

What the Lady Wants: A Novel of Marshall Field and the Gilded Age   by Renee Rosen

Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

Obsession by Nora Roberts

Those Who Save Us by Jenna Blum

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Legend of the Free State of Jones by Rudy H. Leverett

 



      






    



    



    



    



    


   






    



   



    











 







 




 




 





 






2015 Selections


Defending Jacob:  A Novel  by William Landay

The Girls of Atomic City  by Denise Kiernan

The Keys of the Kingdom  by A. J. Cronin

The Traitor’s Wife  by Allison Pataki

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society  by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

Reconstructing Amelia  by Kimberly McCreight

The Forgotten Garden  by Kate Morton

The Runaway Jury  by John Grisham

The Invention of Wings  by Sue Monk Kidd

The Shoemaker’s Wife  by Adriana Trigiani


 












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