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* * Joseph Skibell A Curable Romantic US Orders
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ReviewExcerpt Algonquin, 2010 (2010) Hardcover, CD, e-Book
Fantastical, yet grounded in tradition and history, this first person narrative introduces Dr. Jakob Sammelsohn, a lovelorn Candide wandering through modern history. (BW)

* * * Traci L. Slatton Immortal US Orders
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ReviewExcerpt Delta, 2007 (2007) Softcover, e-Book
A paean to Florence that is rich in pageantry - from Giotto in 1330 to Leonardo in 1497, readers breathe the very air of the Renaissance. (BL)

* * Jane Smiley Private Life US Orders
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ReviewExcerpt Anchor, 2011 (2010) Hardcover, Softcover, CD, e-Book
Margaret Mayfield grew up in a small town in Missouri and married Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early - from 1883 to 1942, she lived near San Francisco through WW I, the Spanish Flu epidemic, and the San Francisco earthquake. (RW)

* * * Alexander McCall Smith La's Orchestra Saves the World US Orders
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Review Knopf, 2009 (2009) Hardcover
In this unusual and gentle World War II tale, an intelligent woman sets up a village orchestra as a morale booster, and falls for a disabled Polish pilot, while wondering if he might be a German spy. (HW)