Jane's Staff Picks

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Katharina and Martin Luther: The Radical Marriage of a Runaway Nun and a Renegade Monk Cover Image
By Michelle Derusha, Karen Prior (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780801019104
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Published: Baker Books - January 31st, 2017

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Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781452125909
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Published: Chronicle Books - January 31st, 2017

 


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Moonglow Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062225559
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Published: Harper - November 22nd, 2016

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The Last Days of Night Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780812988901
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Published: Random House - August 16th, 2016

Edison, Westinghouse, Tesla and a very bright young lawyer inhabit this fantastic piece of historical fiction.  Part history, part mystery and excellent read.


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Commonwealth Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062491794
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Published: Harper - September 13th, 2016

The story of the interwoven lives of six step siblings. Fasinating thought provoking a powerful read Loved it


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The Bones of Paradise Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062413475
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Published: William Morrow & Company - August 2nd, 2016

Powerfully told story, set near the end of the nineteenth century, in western Nebraska.  If you have some understanding of how attached people can be to the land, you will appreciate this gripping gritty read.


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The Noise of Time Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781101947241
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 10th, 2016

Shostakovich a complicated man, living in a very complicated society.  I kept pondering how much we take for granted in the United States.  A profound read!


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Ten Prayers That Changed the World: Extraordinary Stories of Faith That Shaped the Course of History Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781426216442
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Published: National Geographic Society - March 1st, 2016

Short stories of prayers that shaped history.  I bit of history, a bit of faith, and a bit of God, wat more could one want in a great read?!


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Echo Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780439874021
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 24th, 2015

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Where Jesus Slept Cover Image
By Norma Lewis, Katy Hudson (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780824956790
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Published: Worthykids/Ideals - October 4th, 2016

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Books Do Not Have Wings Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781585369645
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - September 2016

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Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9781455566389
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Published: Twelve - May 24th, 2016

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The Book Cover Image
By Julius Friedman, Pico Iyer (Foreword by), Jill Gage Ph. D. (Contribution by)
$75.00
ISBN: 9781938462191
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Published: Old Stone Press - April 20th, 2016