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- Happiness Is a Choice You Make: Lessons from a Year Among the Oldest Old - John Leland undertook a project to research old age, not from those studying it but from those living it.
- The Orphan Boy - This Maasai tale from Africa is about a magical secret that will be ruined if found out—and the consuming curiosity to discover it anyway.
- Bread and Roses, Too - This absorbing novel takes place during the infamous 1912 “Bread and Roses” strike in the textile mills of Lawrence, Massachusetts.