Families and Sagas: the power of stories

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Land of Love and Drowning - Tiphanie Yanique
The Virgin Islands is home to three generations of the Bradshaw family, where legends, history under colonial rule, and individuals’ stories shape two sisters, Eeona and Anette.
The Storied Life of A. J. Fickry - Gabrielle Zevin
An independent bookstore owner, a foundling child, a traveling sales rep on a small island off the coast of Massachusetts—ingredients for a literary love story?
The Tiger's Wife - Téa Obreht
Legends and superstitions, the history of the Balkans, and her beloved physician grandfather’s untold secrets shape a young doctor, returning to her family’s roots.
The Round House - Louise Erdrich
A 13 year old boy tries to win justice for his mother, from the courts and community in North Dakota’s complex of cultures, on and off the reservation.