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Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

A riveting saga of twin brothers, Marion and Shiva Stone, born of a tragic union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon at a mission hospital in Ethiopia

Tuesdays with Morrie. A book worth reading for ALL interested in Philosophy. Based on a TRUE story. #goodreads #bestoftheday

A book worth reading for ALL interested in Philosophy. Based on a TRUE story. Written well by Mitch Albom - Wonderful book

A sweeping, emotionally riveting first novel—an enthralling family saga of Africa and America, doctors and patients, exile and home.

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese A sweeping, emotionally riveting first novel - an enthralling family saga of Africa and America, doctors and patients, exile and home.

Credit: actnowspeaklater  Thats where I stop and wait a little while before I read the last page because I never want the book to end!

Bookfession When I get to the last page of a really good book, my heart sinks a little.

this is a must read!! stick with it..its a little hard to follow at the beginning..but you will be glad you

Our Book Club's Choice for November - Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese ~ Marion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon.

Me Before You by Jojo Moyes - This story brings truth to the phrase “opposites attract” as two characters show each other the real meaning of happiness when time is precious. Read this if you loved The Fault in Our Stars.

Good Reads: My Summer Reading List

ME BEFORE YOU by Jojo Moyes.A love story for this generation, ME BEFORE YOU brings to life two people who couldn’t have less in common—a heartbreakingly romantic novel.

Novel giving insight into Germans who were not supporters of Hitler during the Third Reich.  Great read.

Stones from the River is a daring, dramatic and complex novel of life in Germany. It is set in Burgdorf, a small fictional German town, between 1915 and The protagonist is Trudi Montag, a… read more at Kobo.

From another pinner: Someone Knows My Name, by Lawrence Hill:  Historical fiction about a girl who is taken from her home in Africa and sold into slavery.  Amazing story.  Highly recommend this book!

From another pinner: Someone Knows My Name, by Lawrence Hill: Historical fiction about a girl who is taken from her home in Africa and sold into slavery. Highly recommend this book! I might have to check into this book!

Kite Runner, difficult the first time I tried to read it, but touching. A Thousand Splendid Suns (Same author) is also good!

The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini. Chilling, but well worth the read.

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