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Greene Book Recommendations

October, 2014

By: Nick Trout
Veterinarian Cyrus Mills has reluctantly inherited his late father's practice in tiny Eden Falls, Vermont. A national veterinary chain in a neighboring town is doing its best to put Mills out of business. Mills tackles some puzzling cases, both animal and human. He starts to appreciate the quirky residents of his community, especially the alluring Amy, a waitress at the local diner. This is a lighthearted, enjoyable read.

September, 2014

By: Gillian Flynn
It's Nick and Amy Dunne's fifth wedding anniversary. When Nick arrives home he discovers the signs of a struggle, and Amy has vanished. The police immediately suspect Nick of foul play. Did he kill her? What really happened? Once you start this book, there's no way to put it down until the very last page.
By: Thomas Keneally
In 1915, sisters Naomi and Sally Durance leave Australia to serve as army nurses. Their first experience of battle is while serving on the hospital ship Archimedes at the Battle of Gallipoli. They both survive the sinking of the hospital ship while many of the wounded drown. The war brings the sisters closer to each other, and they become friends which had never been the case in Australia. Throughout the war, they witness horrible carnage as well as great bravery and generosity. Fans of well-written historical fiction will enjoy this novel.