A.J. Fikry owns a failing bookshop. His wife has just died, in tragic circumstances. His rare and valuable first edition has been stolen. His life is a wreck. Amelia is a book rep, with a big heart, and a lonely life. Maya is the baby left on A.J.'s bookshop floor with a note. What happens in the bookshop that changes the lives of these seemingly normal but extraordinary characters? This is the story of how unexpected love can rescue you and bring you back to real life, in a world that you won't want to leave, with characters that you will come to love.the House of Ushera is a decent primer on what not to do with children. ... a#39;I warned her about giving love that hasna#39;t yet been earned, but honestly, Ithink ita#39;s the influence of that insidious Elmo. ... There is going to be so much paperwork. ... the florist says. a#39;Can you imagine what will happen to an actual human being?a#39; Furthermore, for years, A.J. had been asked to participate in town life a tosponsor socceranbsp;...
|Title||:||The Collected Works of A.J. Fikry|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2014-03-13|