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If you liked The Help by Kathryn Stockett; you will love Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman

Saving CeeCee Honeycutt by Beth Hoffman is the story of a twelve year old girl who has been taking care of her mentally ill mother in Ohio for years. CeeCee has far too many responsibilities for a twelve year old. Her father is basically absent and CeeCee is left to take care of of her very sick mother.  When tragedy strikes, CeeCee is sent to Savannah, Georgia to live with her great Aunt Tootsie. This book tells the story of her first summer in Savannah and the bonds she creates with the new women in her life.Read More...

Staff Picks: Stacey recommends: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford is a heartwarming novel about family relationships, war, youth, and love during the 1940's in America. Ford delivers readers one of the most intriguing historical novels in recent memory. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet tells the story of love between an American Chinese boy and Japanese girl, when such bonds were forbidden.Read More...

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