Sweet Jiminy by Kristin Gore
A mysterious, cold case in a small Southern town…When Jiminy retreats to her grandmother Willa’s farm in rural Mississippi, she is shocked to discover there was once another Jiminy — the daughter of her grandmother’s longtime housekeeper, Lyn — who was murdered along with Lyn’s husband four decades earlier, in a civil rights era hate crime. With the help of Lyn’s nephew, Bo, Jiminy sets out to solve the long-ago murder, to the dismay of those who would prefer to let sleeping dogs lie.
What I Would Tell Her: 28 Devoted Dads on Bringing Up, Holding On To and Letting Go of Their Daughters
Twenty-eight talented fathers explore the complex, enigmatic bond they have with their daughters. These endearing, often funny and sometimes heartbreaking stories have in common an overpowering sense of responsibility and a depth of affection that is unflinchingly tender. Through their shared experiences, they examine relationships fraught with challenges and struggles, but always filled with love. The gentle strength they bring to this important role in their daughters’ lives will speak to families for generations to come.
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Vanishing Acts by Jodi Picoult
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Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters by Margaret Meeker