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Hopewell's best sleepers--books you may not have heard of

HopewellMom "HopewellMom"
The list author says: "Books that haven't become huge but are great reads"
Stop-Time: A Memoir
Stop-Time: A Memoir
"I read this in college. Still a great read."
Quite a Year for Plums: A Novel
Quite a Year for Plums: A Novel
"Bailey White. Still in the south but a little different. Loved it."
The Joys of Motherhood
The Joys of Motherhood
"African womanhood. Fascinating."
Second Class Citizen
Second Class Citizen
"Another fascinating cross-cultural book."
War Brides
War Brides
"Very good read on an interesting group of women. This is fiction, but well done."
The Past is Another Country
The Past is Another Country
"Another good read by Lois Battle."
Somewhere Off the Coast of Maine: A Novel
Somewhere Off the Coast of Maine: A Novel
Five Smooth Stones
Five Smooth Stones
"A great romance, but sad."
Cold Sassy Tree
Cold Sassy Tree
"wonderful"
Underfoot in Show Business
Underfoot in Show Business
"Her big hit is "84 Charing Cross Road," but this is a lot of fun."
LESSONS.
LESSONS.
"A hoosier grows up in Band, goes to Indiana University gets involved with a professor....sounds familiar...."
Pinstripes & Pearls: The Women of the Harvard Law Class of '64 Who Forged an Old Girl Network and Paved the Way for Future Generations (Lisa Drew Books)
Pinstripes & Pearls: The Women of the Harvard Law Class of '64 Who Forged an Old Girl Network and Paved the Way for Future Generations (Lisa Drew Books)
"Non-fiction but a great read!"
Gloria: A Novel
Gloria: A Novel
"Reminds me of "The Group" but for my mother's generation. Get the "Mrs" degree..."
Five Fortunes
Five Fortunes
"I expected to hate this. In stead a read most of it in one sitting."
Washington Goes to War
Washington Goes to War
"History that reads like a good novel."
Playing From Memory
Playing From Memory
Land Girls: A Spirited Novel of Love and Friendship
Land Girls: A Spirited Novel of Love and Friendship
"Different view of World War II"
The Future Homemakers of America
The Future Homemakers of America
"Good read--a few British-isms put into the speech of Americans, but overlook it."
A Good Man in Africa: A Novel
A Good Man in Africa: A Novel
"Excellent!"
An Ice-Cream War: A Novel
An Ice-Cream War: A Novel
"Another great one from Boyd."
I Capture the Castle
I Capture the Castle
"I read this with an online book club a year or so back. I expected to be bored instantly. Instead I have another book I'll want to re-read many, many times. Very memorable characters! I own, but have still not watched, the recent movie of it."
If The South Had Won The Civil War
If The South Had Won The Civil War
"Hilarious and fun. Grant too drunk to "drive" and dies!"
In a Dark Wood Wandering: A Novel of the Middle Ages
In a Dark Wood Wandering: A Novel of the Middle Ages
"Good read even if I'm not a big medieval fan."
Lord of the Nutcracker Men (Readers Circle)
Lord of the Nutcracker Men (Readers Circle)
"Excellent--almost too real. Should be a "Masterpiece Theatre" selection [if it hasn't been]"