January – At Water’s Edge by Sara Gruen (Historical Fiction)
A gripping and poignant love story about a privileged young woman’s awakening as she experiences the devastation of World War II in a tiny Scottish village.
February – Wonder by RJ Palacio (Children’s Fiction)
A warm uplifting story featuring realistic family interactions, Wonder will hove readers laughing one minute and wiping away tears the next.
March – The Reader’s of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald (General Fiction)
A heartwarming reminder of why we are book-lovers. This sweet, smart story is about how books find us, change us, and connect us.
April – The Wahls Protocol by Dr. Terry Wahls (Health, Nonfiction)
Dr. Wohls provides elegant first hand validation that diet truly represents the most powerful medicine.
May – Truly Madly Guilty by Liane Moriarty (Mystery, Thriller)
A gripping mystery that takes on the foundation of our lives and shows how guilt con expose the fault lines in the strongest relationships.
June – Uncommon Types by Tom Hanks (Short Stories)
An intelligent, heart- warming collection of short stories by two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks.
July – Erasing America: Losing Our Future by Destroying Our Past by James Robbins (Politics, Social Service)
A fresh look at how a toxic movement wants to demean, demolish, and relentlessly attack America’s past in order to control America’s present.
August – Life After Life by Kate Atkinson (Fiction)
A wildly inventive dork comedy that plays with time and history.
September – Across Five Aprils by Irene Hunt (Teen Historical Fiction -Newbery Award Honor 1965)
An unforgettable coming-of-age story set during the Civil War.
October – All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (Historical Fiction)
A beautiful, stunningly ambitious read that tells the story of o blind French girl and o German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as they both try to survive the devastation of WW II.
November – A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler (Family Fiction)
The warm, charming, and emotionally radiant story of the Whitshank family.
December – The Reluctant Fortune Teller by Keziah Frost (Literary Humor)
A witty heartfelt story about coming of age late in life, this book is a great reminder that we are never too old to learn new tricks.