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Feb
28

5 Gentle Reads on Audio Book

If you’re looking for a feel-good audio book that is without profanity, violence, or sex, consider these suggestions of gentle reads with charming characters and inspiring stories. Call the Midwife: A Memoir of Birth, Joy, and Hard Times by Jennifer Worth and read By Nicola Barber The three books of this trilogy chronicle Jennifer Worth’s […]

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Feb
22

8 Inspirational Novels

Family, love, responsibility, and commitment are dramatized with humor, sensitivity, and suspense in inspirational fiction.  Here are eight novels found in CCPL’s collection. After a Fashion by Jen Turano In 1882, Miss Harriet Peabody is a shop girl with high hopes in New York City, but her love of fashion isn’t enough to smooth her […]

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Feb
15

Jane Austen’s Novels–Super Romantic

What are the most romantic love stories ever written? Jane Austen’s novels, obviously, will take up the first six places on the Top Ten Most Romantic Books Ever list, so the question becomes, Which order do you put them in. Here are my criteria for choosing the most romantic of Austen’s books: Does the gentleman […]

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