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Just Mercy

Just Mercy Bryan Stevenson, Published October 21st, 2014 A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time. ......
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2017 Books

Soldier Girls

Soldier Girls Helen Thorpe, August 5th, 2014 More women have served in Iraq and Afghanistan than in any other conflict in our nation's history, and today they compose about 15 percent of the armed services. Soldier Girls follows the experiences of three women in the...

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Just Mercy

Just Mercy Bryan Stevenson, Published October 21st, 2014 A powerful true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix our broken system of justice—from one of the most brilliant and influential lawyers of our time. ......

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Ove it or Hate it

A Man Called Ove Fredrik Backman  Originally Published 2012 Get ready for some wincing sincerity and affectingly flinty performances in this Swedish take on the Grand Torino that is everyone's favorite to win this years foreign film Oscar. The critics definitely agree...

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The Righteous

The Righteous: The Unsung Heroes Of The Holocaust Sir Martin Gilber, Published 1978 A definitive history of the Jews of Europe during World War II. "He weaves the cold facts with the nightmarish oral histories into a masterly chronological narrative".--Peter Hay, Los...

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Those Who Saved Us

Those Who Saved Us Jenna Blum, Published July 2004 Blum's spare imagery is nightmarish and intimate, imbuing familiar panoramas of Nazi atrocity with stark new power. --Publishers...

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The Round House

The Round House Louise Erdich, Published October 2nd, 2012 What? Houses aren't round. Unless this is referring to the kind of punch. I don't know! The only way to find out is to come to join the sizzling discussion of this book at the one, the only: Mayfair Book Club!...

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Our Souls At Night

Our Souls at Night Kent Haruf, Published May 26th, 2015 The first book of 2015. Did you like it? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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A Mighty Long Way

A Mighty Long Way Carlotta Walls Lanier, Published July 27th, 2010 The second book of the 2016/17 year! The discussion for this book will be held at Bridget’s house. Please submit any discussion ideas, opinions or anything else you’d like in the comments below. Happy...

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2016 Books Read

FICTION 2016 The Orphan Master's Son Adam Johnson. Originally published: January 10th, 2012. Pulitzer Prize for fiction. Link All The Light We Cannot See Anthony Doerr. Originally published: May 6th, 2014.  Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, Goodreads Choice Awards Best...
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2013

2013 was a extraordinary year for MFBC! Check out all the books we read and vote on your faves.
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The Beginning

Cast your minds' eye back to 2012... Four intrepid bibliophiles gathered at a Court named Jayden to embark on a journey of intellectual betterment, insightful discussion and literary merriment. Non-Fiction 2012 Reason For Hope Jane Goodall 1999 Eating Animals Jonathan...
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