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The bookshop of yesterdays

Amy Meyerson

The bookshop of yesterdays

  • 10 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Treasure hunt (Game),
  • Families,
  • Uncles,
  • Bookstores,
  • Fiction,
  • Books and reading,
  • Inheritance and succession,
  • Secrecy

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmy Meyerson
    The Physical Object
    Pagination364 pages
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26955776M
    ISBN 100778319849
    ISBN 109780778319849
    OCLC/WorldCa1030247750


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It's a book about books. It's a book about a book shop, about secrets, about forgiveness, about finding oneself, about truth. It's the Alice falling down the rabbit hole of books, a rabbit hole that I found interesting and enjoyable albeit occasionally a little slow.

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(2) There's lots of talk about books. (3) There's a scavenger hunt. Cons: (1) A lot of the books mentioned in the story and all of the clues are from classic literature and as I am not a reader of this genre, the scavenger hunt was lost on me.Best Books of Summer Selection by Philadelphia Inquirer and Library Journal "Part mystery and part drama, Meyerson uses a complex family dynamic in The Bookshop of Yesterdays to spotlight the importance of truth and our need for forgiveness." —Associated Press.