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MAY (book club) "Lilac Girls: A Novel" by Martha Hall Kelly: Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this powerful debut novel reveals an incredible story of love, redemption, and terrible secrets that were hidden for decades.
Night - Elie Wiesel This is also one of my favorite books to teach. It's about a father and son trying to survive the concentration camps during the Holocaust. My students and I wrote to the author this past school year and he actually wrote back to us!
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Wild : from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail / Cheryl Strayed.A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again.