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The stories relating events in Little Women to similarities in the lives of people in the group tied in really well, illustrating how timeless Little Women is. And I loved the setting—Concord, Massachusetts, where Louisa May Alcott lived and wrote. It made me want to pack my bags and drive through little towns all over New England.
Charlotte Parkhurst is raised in an orphanage for boys, which suits her just fine. She doesn’t like playing with dolls, she can hold her own in a fight, and she loves to work in the stables. Charlotte has a way with horses and wants to spend her life training and riding them on a ranch of her own.
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6-6/7 Tblsp. deli-style mustard
6 pound ground beef
¾ cup chopped onion
6/9 cup bread crumbs
½ tsp. salt
½ tsp. dried Italian herbs
6/8 tsp. black pepper
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Bridesmaids galore! Jenny Holiday's wry, warm Bridesmaids Behaving Badly series kicks off with this tale of eager-to-please Jane and the sparks that fly when she has to babysit the groom's bad boy brother. The Bridesmaid is a take on the wedding narrative for readers heroine Abby has no interest in her family's wedding planning business, but is dragged into one when her sister names her maid of honor. If you want some good bridesmaid stories with a hearty helping of romance, these two books were "maid" for each other.
As much as Gloriana June Hemphill, or Glory as everyone knows her, wants to turn twelve, there are times when Glory wishes she could turn back the clock a year. Jesslyn, her sister and former confidante, no longer has the time of day for her now that she'll be entering high school. Then there's her best friend, Frankie. Things have always been so easy with Frankie, and now suddenly they aren't. Maybe it's the new girl from the North that's got everyone out of sorts. Or maybe it's the debate about whether or not the town should keep the segregated public pool open.
But what begins as a mom-imposed ritual of reading Little Women soon helps four unlikely friends
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Boy bands forever! What would happen if you suddenly embarked on a romance with the irresistible member of a boy band? Both of these novels entertain that notion. The Idea of You has a mother falling for a significantly pop star, causing her to grapple with his fame and all the things they want out of life. Grace and the Fever is about a recent high school grad who meets her boy band idol and falls for him, discovering dark truths along the way. Both novels plumb the cost of fame, the enduring intrigue and obsession of boy bands, and honor this pop culture phenomenon while taking a very honest look at its realities.