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Old 05-22-11, 07:11 PM
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Lightbulb Summer books for 2011

A list of books coming out this summer. I included the books I'd like to read as well as those from authors our regulars like.

Children and Fire by Ursula Hegi
The latest from the author of Stones from the River.

Faith by Jennifer Haigh
I think those of us who read Haigh's Mrs. Kimble liked it, so here's the latest from this author.

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
I've never read this author, but the concept of a mystery novel paired with photography really strikes my fancy.

Silver Girl by Elin Hilderbrand
I know Hilderbrand is popular among Reading Room regulars.

State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Not my usual type of story, but Patchett is a must-read author for me.

Then Came You by Jennifer Weiner
I think everyone will probably pick up this one, as Weiner is a common favorite.

The Year We Left Home by Jean Thompson
The reviews have been excellent, and I have liked this author's work in the past.

In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror and an American Family in Hitler's Berlin by Erik Larson
Not my typical read, but Larson skillfully drew me into The Devil in the White City, so I'll give this one a spin.

Hit List: An Anita Blake Vampire Hunter Novel by Laurell K. Hamilton
I think some of our readers read Hamilton, and here's the lastest.

Your Voice in My Head by Emma Forrest
This memoir looks interesting to me.
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Old 05-23-11, 12:27 PM
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Good choices. Maybe I'll get lucky and somebody will give be an B&N g/c for my birthday in Aug.

Wouldn't you just love to have the time & money to just spend the entire day in a bookstore & get all books you like? That would be a great day for me!
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Old 05-23-11, 12:29 PM
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Thank you!
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Old 05-23-11, 01:39 PM
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Looks like some good books coming out this summer!
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Old 07-12-11, 08:43 AM
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LOVE MY KINDLE! I pre-ordered the new Jennifer Weiner book and it was delivered to my Kindle in the middle of the night. Can't wait to get started on it!
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