Summary: A. J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Edgar Allen Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over and see everything anew.
Read-Alikes: If you enjoyed this book, you might also like Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin, The Rosie Project by Graeme Simison, or All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.
Book Club: This is also Carol’s featured Book Club selection for April 19th. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk and downloadable versions are available through MyMediaMall.