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The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks in A Brief Read

An inspiring tale of eternal and enduring love. Summary by Johnna Russell.

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey in A Brief Read

Covey shows us how to maintain balance, determine our own fates, and find success in our relationships and careers. Summary by Johnna Russell.

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And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini in A Brief Read

A tale of hardships, impossible decisions, irrevocable loss, and strained relationships, yet also a tale of enduring love within a family. Summary by Kajal Nair.

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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

An inspiring tale of overcoming odds and finding peace at the end of it all, an adventure to leave you in awe of the amazing power of human strength. Summary by Tara Waller.

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The Gods of Guilt by Michael Connelly in A Brief Read

Michael Connelly’s 26th novel and his fifth featuring the Los Angeles defense lawyer, Michael Haller. Haller puts all he has into solving the mysteries of the case and setting his client free. Summary By Tara Waller

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The Longest Ride in A Brief Read Cover

The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks in A Brief Read

An inspiring tale of eternal and enduring love. Summary by Johnna Russell.

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People in A Brief Read Cover

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey in A Brief Read

Covey shows us how to maintain balance, determine our own fates, and find success in our relationships and careers. Summary by Johnna Russell.

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And The Mountains Echoed in A Brief Read Cover

And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini in A Brief Read

A tale of hardships, impossible decisions, irrevocable loss, and strained relationships, yet also a tale of enduring love within a family. Summary by Kajal Nair.

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Unbroken in A Brief Read Cover

Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand in A Brief Read

An inspiring tale of overcoming odds and finding peace at the end of it all, an adventure to leave you in awe of the amazing power of human strength. Summary by Tara Waller.

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The Gods of Guilt by Michael Connelly in A Brief Read

Michael Connelly’s 26th novel and his fifth featuring the Los Angeles defense lawyer, Michael Haller. Haller puts all he has into solving the mysteries of the case and setting his client free. Summary By Tara Waller

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undisputedtruth

Undisputed Truth by Mike Tyson in A Brief Read (A Summary) Series by A Brief Read

Undisputed Truth is Mike Tyson’s tell-all memoir of his roller coaster life, from a bullied boy in New York to the Heavyweight champion of the world. Summary By A Brief Read

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infereno

Inferno by Dan Brown in A Brief Read (A Summary) by Kajal Nair

Inferno gives us an introduction to the scientific and philosophical ideas of transhumanism. Summary By Kajal Nair

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thegoldfinch

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt in A Brief Read (A Summary) by Tara Waller

The Goldfinch is a story about love: love for a mother, love for a father figure, love for a girl, love for a friend, and most importantly, love for a painting. Summary By Tara Waller

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