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Jacob Have I Loved  ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Christina Moore

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Sara Louise recalls her turbulent adolescence on Rass Island and her intense jealousy of her twin sister Caroline.  The Bradshaws, a family who depends on the father, Truitt, and his crabbing/fishing business barely hide their favoritism of Caroline, who is prettier and more talented and who receives more attention in the community due to a beautiful singing voice. Yet Louise eventually frees herself from Caroline’s shadow and makes a life of her own.

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Practical Magic ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Christina Moore

For more than two hundred years, the Owens women had been blamed for everything that went wrong in their Massachusetts town. Gillian and Sally endured that fate as well.   As children, the sisters were forever outsiders, taunted, talked about, pointed at. Their elderly aunts almost seemed to encourage the whispers of witchery, with their musty house and their exotic concoctions and their crowd of black cats. But all Gillian and Sally wanted was to escape.  But the bonds they share, even into adulthood, bring them back–almost as if by magic

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Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Christina Moore

When eleven-year old Shabanu, the daughter of a nomad in the Cholistan Desert of present-day Pakistan, is pledged in marriage to an older man whose money will bring prestige to the family, she must either accept the decision, as is the custom, or risk the consequences of defying her father’s wishes.

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Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Christina Moore

AgoodA medieval village is more than just lords and ladies. In this particular village there are also Nelly the Sniggler, Edgar the Falconer’s son, Mogg–daughter of the town villein, and the town’s resident half-wit.

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Looking for Mary ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
Read by Chrinstina Moore

amaryWhen she is 40, Donofrio is suddenly captivated by a postcard of the Virgin Mary at a yard sale. Soon she has filled her small house with images of Mary. A few years later, led by a spiritual hunger and curiosity, Donofrio makes a pilgrimage to Medjugorje, a holy city in Bosnia where many have felt the presence of the Virgin Mary.

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