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"The Age of Miracles" by Karen Thompson Walker.

Monday, February 8 through Friday, February 26, 2016
. Read by Michele Good

The world is ending as the Earth slows, but life still matters for ten-year-old Julia. This is a coming of age story about hope and plans in a time of despair.

(Random House; ISBN-10: 0812982940)

Theme: Anton Garcia Abril; “Third Sigh”; Hillary Hahn, violin; Cory Smythe, piano

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