December 2016 Book Recommendations
Erich Segal’s, LOVE STORY; Very young, potent love; very young, potent death.
Tom Wolfe’s, THE BONFIRE OF THE VANITIES; the collision of snobbish Wall Street with the backstreet of the Bronx.
Jean Craighead George’s, MY SIDE OF THE MOUNTAIN; Sam Gribley is an unhappy city boy who runs away to the mountains, learns to survive solitude, and thrive within the peculiarities of nature.
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s, THE SCARLET LETTER; the daring Hester Prynne has an affair, births a daughter, and manages their lives, despite a narrow minded society.