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Overwhelmed

Overwhelmed

Brigid Schulte

This book asks whether working mothers in America — or anywhere — can ever find true leisure time. Or are our brains, our partners, our culture, our bosses, making it impossible for us to experience anything but “contained time,” in which we are in frantic life management mode until we are sound asleep?


12 Years A Slave

12 Years A Slave

Solomon Northup

12 Years a Slave is the harrowing account of a black man, born free in New York State, who was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery in 1841.


Delicious!

Delicious!

Ruth Reichl

Working as a public relations hotline consultant for a once-prestigious culinary magazine, Billie Breslin unexpectedly enters a world of New York restaurateurs and artisanal purveyors while reading World War II letters exchanged between a plucky twelve-year-old and James Beard.


The Monuments Men

The Monuments Men

Robert M. Edsel

Traces the effort by an Allied division to find and secure European art that had been looted by the Nazis, outlining the dramatic story of how they risked their lives and operated with limited supplies and scraps of information, sometimes obtained from colorful sources.


Chestnut Street

Chestnut Street

Maeve Binchy

A story written in stages throughout the author’s career traces the experiences of diverse characters who come and go from Chestnut Street.


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