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The storied life of a. j. fikry : A Novel. / Gabrielle Zevin.

Zevin, Gabrielle. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781616203948 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.

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Summary, etc.: "Funny, tender, and moving, The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry reminds us all exactly why we read and why we love."* A. J. Fikry's life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over-and see everything anew. "This novel has humor, romance, a touch of suspense, but most of all love-love of books and bookish people and, really, all of humanity in its imperfect glory." -Eowyn Ivey, author of The Snow Child "Marvelously optimistic about the future of books and bookstores and the people who love both." -The Washington Post "You won't want it to end." -Family Circle "A natural for book groups." -Richmond...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Algonquin Books, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 738 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1002 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Romance.
Genre: Electronic books.

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