by Kamila Shamsie The suspenseful and heartbreaking story of an immigrant family driven to pit love against loyalty, with devastating consequences Isma is free. After years of watching out for her younger siblings in the wake of their mother’s death,…
by Louisa May Alcott, to coincide with the FI Theater’s Little Women movie event
by Louise Erdrich NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER based on the extraordinary life of National Book Award-winning author Louise Erdrich’s grandfather who worked as a night watchman and carried the fight against Native dispossession from rural North Dakota all the way to Washington, D.C.
by Lisa See - A novel about female friendship and family secrets on a small Korean island.
by Fannie Flagg - sequel to Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe. We recommend reading it, if you can, before reading the sequel, but it is not necessary.
by Kevin Wilson - a moving and uproarious novel about a woman who finds meaning in her life when she begins caring for two children with a remarkable ability
by Alena Graedon a 2020 Lighthouse Works Fellow
The heartwarming story by Philip Van Doren Stern that became a Christmas classic.
By Brit Bennett. A stunning new novel about twin sisters, inseparable as children, who ultimately choose to live in two very different worlds, one black and one white.