Lemon Grove, California - Looking for a new book to read? Branch Manager Amanda Heller from the Lemon Grove County Library has got a great recommendation for you.
What it's called: "Age of Miracles"
Who wrote it: Karen Thompson Walker
Read it if you liked: "The Lovely Bones" or "The Fault in Our Stars"
What it's about: When 11-year-old Julia wakes to realize that the earth’s rotation is slowing, it puts everything in her life in upheaval. In addition to the extraordinary event, she is going through her own coming of age: her first love, her parents’ marriage troubles and loss of friendship. As she navigates through this, the earth’s slowing continues. Walker’s award winning debut novel showcases her master storyteller talent and her ability to craft a story with haunting detail to make you wonder what would happen if this happened to you?
Check out past recommended reads on the County library blog.