For Georgia, it's about learning to stop trying to live up to her mother's and brother's ridiculous standards, and learn to accept the love her ex-husband has tried to give her.But as Marley and Georgia grow stronger, the real meaning of Emerson’s dying wish becomes truly clear: more than anything, she wanted her friends to love themselves.When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated.It is 1970 and there seems to be little that can be done.Let's go for the book first: Amanda's doppelganger Alison finds herself confused, lonely, and drastically out of touch with the world of modern dating.
When Emerson tragically passes away, she leaves one final wish for her best friends: to conquer the fears they still carry as adults. For Marley, it’s coming to terms with the survivor's guilt she's carried around since her twin sister's death, and which has left her blind to the real chance for romance in her life.The Moveable Feast features literary luncheons with exciting authors at area restaurants on Fridays, 11 am - 1 pm, each with a cash rebate if the featured book is purchased. Kitty Tessler, only child of self-made hotel and nightclub tycoon Nicolas Tessler, may not have the same pedigree as the tennis club set she admires, but she still sees herself as every inch the socialite – spending her days perfecting her "look" and her nights charming all the blue-blooded boys who frequent her father's clubs. (Lady Be Good) at Pastaria 811 (change of venue)Set in the 1950s, "Lady Be Good" marks Amber Brock's mesmerizing follow-up to "A Fine Imitation," sweeping readers into the world of the mischievous, status-obsessed daughter of a hotel magnate and the electric nightlife of three iconic cities: New York, Miami, and Havana."Match Made in Manhattan" is a fast-paced, contemporary story about the struggles of dating in the digital age.Replete with online profiles, witty dialogue, and a super-supportive group of female friends, this all-too-real and relatable debut novel will have readers laughing, crying, and rooting for Alison all the way to the end. Friday 08/24/2018 at AM (Wooden King) at Pawleys Plantation A professor of English at the University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg and a Fulbright Scholar in the Czech Republic (2005-2006), Mc Connell taught American literature and creative writing at Masaryk University.His debut novel is set in German-occupied Czechoslovakia in the 1940s where Vicktor Trn’s life is slowly stripped away as creeping authoritarianism envelopes his city and his family.