Silvia Moreno-Garcia's new novel is set in 1950s Mexico and follows protagonist Noemí Taboada to a distant house called High Place in the Mexican countryside. In a frantic letter, her newlywed cousin is begging for anyone to save her from a mysterious doom. Noemí is not sure what she will find. Read the first few pages here.
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Bastien is now cursed and forever changed. The price of loving Celine was costly, but Celine has also paid a high price for loving him. Just as they begin to uncover the danger around them, and war between the immortals seems imminent, they learn their love could tear them apart.
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Some of the bookworms over at our Facebook community, Bookworm Corner at Fully Booked, shared with us their encounters of the works of Japanese author Haruki Murakami. Read on to find out their favorite Murakami book, why they decided to start reading, and what they like about his writing style.
When his first book tour ended, Brad Montague missed hearing other people’s stories so much that he launched what he dubbed a Listening Tour. First visiting elementary schools and later also nursing homes and retirement communities, he hoped to glean new wisdom as to how he might become a better grownup. Now, in this playful and buoyant book, he shares those insights with rest of us –timeless, often surprising lessons that bypass the head we’re always stuck in, and go straight to the heart we sometimes forget.