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A botanist with more feelings for plants than people sets out at age 40 to deepen her friendships and find a new way forward. Having lived in books and her head and gardening after deep grief, English major May reflects on trees, her life, and friendship eloquently with many literary echoes.A quietly enchanting and perfect novel-- and funny too.

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American Spy

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An African American FBI agent is recruited for a vague job in Burkina Faso with many unintended consequences which reveal much about her nation’s spycraft, geopolitics and her own family, pitting her moral values against her own survival. It’s a meaty suspense story a mother tells her twin sons before she must leave them.

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