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Summary of Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland by Patrick Radden Keefe (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Award-winning New Yorker writer Patrick Radden Keefe writes a stunning and very intricate narrative about the notorious killing in Northern Ireland. In his new book Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland, Keefe discusses the details of the killings and its devastating repercussions. It happened in December 1972.
Summary of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Stephen Covey’s book entitled The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is hailed as one of the most inspiring and most impactful books that have ever been written. The book has captivated millions of readers for the past 25 years. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People has transformed many lives, from parents to presidents to CEOs and educators.
Summary of Heads You Win: A Novel by Jeffrey Archer (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Bestselling author Jeffrey Archer is back with his most creative and most ambitious work since his book Kane and Abel. In his newest novel Heads You Win, he writes a suspense-filled novel that has a final twist that will surely shock even Archer’s most ardent fans. Heads You Win is set in Leningrad, Russia in1968. Even from an early age, it is easy to see that Alexander Karpenko is a leader.
Summary of Don't Forget Your Crown: Self-Love Has Everything to Do with It by Derrick Jaxn (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
I Still Deserve It author Derrick Jaxn is back with another book entitled Don't Forget Your Crown: Self-Love Has Everything to Do with It. Jaxn says that he’s not there to tell women the many secret ways that they can bend over backward to get their men to come and validate them. He knows that women have heard enough of those things.
Summary of The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure by Greg Lukianoff (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In The New York Times bestselling book The Coddling of the American Mind: How Good Intentions and Bad Ideas Are Setting Up a Generation for Failure, authors Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt show how the problems that we see on campus have their origins. They cite three terrible ideas that have been increasingly interwoven into the modern American childhood and education.
Summary of Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Social scientist Brené Brown’s book Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead is listed as the #1 New York Times bestselling book. This book has ignited a global conversation on vulnerability, courage, worthiness, and shame. This pioneering social science work has uncovered a profound truth about vulnerability.
Summary of The Clockmaker's Daughter: A Novel by Kate Morton (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The bestselling author of The Lake House Kate Morton is back with another rich and spellbinding new novel. The Clockmaker’s Daughter is the story of a mysterious murder and a passionate love affair. Their shadows are cast across generations. It was first set in England during the 1860s and continues until the present day. It began in the summer of 1862.
Summary of Winter in Paradise by Elin Hilderbrand (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand is back with her newest novel Winter In Paradise. In this novel, Hilderbrand writes about the secret life of a husband and the new beginning of a wife. Irene Steele is living her picture-perfect life in a Victorian house in the beautiful city of Iowa. Her husband loves her up to the extremes.
Summary of Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive by Stephanie Land (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In her New York Times bestselling book Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive, author Stephanie Land shares her story and other real stories of overworked and underpaid American workers. She tells their story of living on food stamps and coupons to eat. She tells them of the programs from the government that provided her basic housing.
Summary of Washington Black: A novel by Esi Edugyan (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
The critically-acclaimed novel Washington Black is hailed as one of the best books of the year by major publications. Esi Edugyan’s novel is about George Washington Black, or "Wash." He is an eleven-year-old field slave who served on a sugar plantation in Barbados. He is terrified when he was chosen by his master's brother to be his manservant.
Summary of 99 Percent Mine: A Novel by Sally Thorne (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Critics and readers alike have been raving over the USA Today bestselling book The Hating Game. The author Sally Thorne’s smash hit debut has sold thousands of copies in over 20 countries. Now Sally Thorne is back with another unforgettable romantic comedy. 99 Percent Mine is about a woman who finally had a shot at the man who has been her crush for a long time if only she would dare.
Summary of Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World by Anand Giridharadas (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Former New York Times columnist Anand Giridharadas publishes his book Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World. This book is a groundbreaking investigation on the collective efforts of global elites to “change the world.”
Summary of I Owe You One: A Novel by Sophie Kinsella (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
I Owe You One is the new bestselling book from the author of Surprise Me Sophie Kinsella. Kinsella comes back with an irresistible story of love and empowerment. I Owe You One is a story about a young woman who had a complicated family. A handsome man came into her life whom she thinks might be “the one.” An IOU could change everything in her life.
Summary of Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Christina Baker Kline’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel entitled Orphan Train is set between the years 1854 and 1929. During this time, the so-called orphan trains regularly ran from the cities along the East Coast going to the farmlands of the Midwest. These trains carried thousands of abandoned children. Their fates would then be determined by pure luck.
Summary of CIRCE by Madeline Miller (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Madeline Miller, the author of the international bestseller The Song of Achilles, comes to another powerful tale Circe. Circe ranks high in the bestseller list of The New York Times. Inspired by Homer’s Odyssey, Madeline Miller tells the tale of the mythological witch born in the house of Helios. Circe may be the daughter of the god of the sun, but she is rejected by her kin.
Summary of A Gentleman in Moscow: A Novel by Amor Towles (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
From the author of the New York Times bestselling book Rules of Civility comes another critically-acclaimed novel. A Gentleman In Moscow: A Novel is about a man who was ordered to spend the remainder of his life inside a luxury hotel. In 1922, Count Alexander Rostov is sentenced to a house arrest in the grand hotel Metropol. This is located across the street from the Kremlin.
Summary of The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
In 2017, author Rachel Kadish published her book The Weight of Ink. Since then, it has received critical acclaim. It has been hailed as the winner of the National Jewish Book Award. It also became a bestseller in the USA Today list. The Weight of Ink is a jigsaw puzzle of a novel for readers. The setting is London during the 1660s and the early twenty-first century.
Summary of Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Ray Dalio’s book Principles: Life and Work is a #1 New York Times bestselling book. In this book, Ray Dalio shares the lessons he has learned over the course of his remarkable career as an investor and entrepreneur. Dalio argues that life, management, investing and economics can all be systemized into rules and can be understood like machines.
Summary of Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine: A Novel by Gail Honeyman (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Gail Honeyman’s #1 New York Times bestselling book Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine is also a certified book Reese Witherspoon Book Club Pick. Nobody has ever told Eleanor Oliphant that life should not only be fine but better than fine. Eleanor Oliphant is an ordinary woman who struggles with the appropriate social skills she needs to have on occasion.
Summary of Lilac Girls: A Novel by Martha Hall Kelly (Discussion Prompts)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
Martha Hall Kelly’s 2016 historical fiction debut novel Lilac Girls is inspired by the true story of the New York socialite Caroline Ferriday. She worked at the city’s French consulate and was in love. It was 1939. Her world changed when Hitler marched all across Europe toward France and threatened to upend her near-perfect world.

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