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William Deresiewicz
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Geraldine Brooks
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Stephanie McAfee
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Tana French
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Geneen Roth
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Amy Kalafa
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Claire Bidwell Smith
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The Fault in Our Stars

John Green
John Green

Insightful, bold, irreverent, and raw, The Fault in Our Stars is award-winning-author John Green’s most ambitious and heartbreaking work yet. Go to The Fault in Our Stars!

Let's Pretend This Never Happened

Jenny Lawson

The irreverent memoir of Jenny Lawson, The Bloggess. Go to Let's Pretend This Never Happened!

Daring Greatly

Brené Brown
Brené Brown

Dr. Brown challenges everything we think we know about vulnerability. Go to Daring Greatly!

Born Wicked

Jessica Spotswood
Jessica Spotswood

Everybody knows Cate Cahill and her sisters are eccentric. Too pretty, too reclusive, and far too educated for their own good. But the truth is even worse: they're witches. Go to Born Wicked!

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Caleb's Crossing or Bethia's Blossoming?

Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks, is the story of the first Native American to graduate from Harvard College back when it was a divinity school in 1665. And the man lived on Martha's Vineyard, a place with an interesting history of its own -- how cool is that? Let's just say this book might have been awesome if the book had focused more on the historical Caleb Cheeshahteaumuck and less on his fictional childhood friend Bethia Mayfield -- daughter of a minister, wannabe scholar, and far too wishy-washy a character to base an entire book on.  Read more >

Criss-Crossing Between Worlds With Caleb's Crossing

Geraldine Brooks works her historical fiction magic once again, proving that with the tiniest thread of historic fact she can create a novel rich in detail, taking the reader to another time and another place.  Read more >

Hoodwinked by Geraldine Brooks' Novel Caleb's Crossing

Unfulfilled, passionate desires and repression of every kind imaginable, this is the story of Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks. Although possibly misnamed, Caleb’s Crossing is the masterfully written story of Bethia, daughter of a Puritan minister, coming of age on the recently settled island of Martha’s Vineyard in the sixteen hundreds.  Read more >

Caleb's Crossing - The Courage to Try a New Way

I have always enjoyed stories that bring history to life, that put me in the stench of town life without plumbing, over a wood fire in a dark kitchen, huddled on a dirt floor under a quilt I made myself. When the story explores the efforts of brave women who dared to break outside the narrow lives forged by patriarchy, all the better. Caleb's Crossing, by Geraldine Brooks, delivered all the above.  Read more >

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