Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy The incredible life of an incredible young man! Highly recommended reading. Appropriate for mature middle schoolers and up.
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories I enjoyed this volume of short stories.
The Great Gatsby Wonderful!
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace . . . One School at a Time Fascinating.
The Casual Vacancy The importance one man can make, and the hole left in the lives of individuals and his community when he dies. J. K. Rowling's first novel for an adult audience
Sew Sunny Homestyle Eye candy for the home sewer/crafter. I found a couple of fun projects that I've added to my own "to do" list.
True Grit: Young Readers Edition If all you've known of this story is the John Wayne movie, then you're missing out. The book is fantastic! Your middle schoolers and up will enjoy it, too!
To Kill a Mockingbird This is a fabulous story of relationships, bigotry, and the way of life in a small, southern town in the not to distant past. A classic!
What Alice Forgot The perfect summer read! My brief review is here: http://copperswife.com/2013/07/great-summer-reading-choices/
The Son (Pulitzer Prize in Letters: Fiction Finalists)
A Scandalous Freedom: The Radical Nature of the Gospel
A Little Salty to Cut the Sweet: Southern Stories of Faith, Family, and Fifteen Pounds of Bacon
Cold Sassy Tree
Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus
And the Mountains Echoed
TransAtlantic: A Novel
THE AMAZING ADVENTURES OF FATHER BROWN Ten Brilliant stories of Crime
Murder on the Orient Express: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Hercule Poirot Mysteries) My first Agatha Christie! I think I'm now hooked on Hercule Poirot!