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From the FBF Library! Life After Life by Kate Atkinson

What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born, the third child of a wealthy English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, lets out a lusty wail, and embarks upon a life that will be, to say the least, unusual.

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The Moon in the Palace by Weina Dai Randel

The first of The Empress of Bright Moon duology, this books tells the journey of the famed Empress Wu of China, who survives court intrigues, rebellion, and other tragedies to become the woman who controls her own destiny. Elizabeth Chadwick says, “I absolutely loved Weina Dai Randel’s The Moon in the Palace, which is a truly immersive experience and a rare and beautiful treasure.”

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In Another Life by Julie Christine Johnson

A time-slip fantasy based on historical events and set in the evocative landscape of rural France, In Another Life moves seamlessly between present and past. It is a story of secrets that conquers time, and the lost loves that haunt us all.

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From the FBF Library! The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson

Stieg Larsson’s seething heroine, Lisbeth Salander, once again finds herself paired with journalist Mikael Blomkvist on the trail of a sinister criminal enterprise. Only this time, Lisbeth must return to the darkness of her own past (more specifically, an event coldly known as “All the Evil”) if she is to stay one step ahead–and alive.

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