Chocolat ~ Joanne Harris : When Vivane Rocher arrives at an old french village and opens a chocolate boutique directly across from the church, Father Reynaud identifies her as a serious danger to the upcoming season of Lent.
In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta-Nehisi Coates offers a powerful new framework for understanding our nation’s history and current crisis.
HOMEGOING, by YAA GYASI, is an astonishing epic set in Ghana and the United States, about the legacy of slavery through generations. Born in Ghana, Gyasi grew up a Third Culture Kid in the USA and was educated at Stanford. This is her debut novel.