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Long Way From Home

If you have seen the movie Lion, then you have met young Saroo Brierley.  The movie version was taken from Saroo’s memoir A Long Way Home (2013).  It is Saroo’s story as a 5-year-old and his journey from India to Australia and his eventual return to India as an adult 25 years later. The Prologue…

Let The Beach Reads Begin

If the name Britt-Marie rings a bell, it may be because you have read Backman’s My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry where this gentle, interesting character briefly appeared. Based on that brief introduction to Britt-Marie I didn’t think I would her all that likeable.  Was I ever wrong!  So glad I did…

Get Out Your Walking Shoes

Sit back and get ready to enjoy a quiet and gentle read in The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry (2012) by Rachel Joyce. Harold, 65 and recently retired, was only walking a letter to the mailbox at the end of the road.  At least that was his intention.  He had written a simple note to…