Greene Book Recommendations
By: Fredrik Backman
Ove is a curmudgeon in his late fifties, recently widowed, and forced into retirement. A stickler for rules, he sees the world in black and white. When a young family moves in next door, his world is slowly turned upside down. Readers will be enchanted by this feel-good story by first time novelist Fredrik Backman.
By: Julie Myerson
Mary and Graham Coles move to a small cottage in the English countryside hoping to put their painful past behind them. Soon after moving in, Mary begins to hear voices in the house when no one else is there. Her stepdaughter Ruby is frightened by the sight of a young redheaded man staring at the house. Graham has also seen the redheaded man but assumes he is a farm worker. One hundred and fifty years previously, a large family who lived in the cottage took in an injured redheaded man. The author weaves two compelling stories about the events of each time period. Fans of ghost stories and psychological thrillers will enjoy this well-written book.