H is For Hawk by Helen Macdonald

Summary – The instant New York Times bestseller and award-winning sensation, Helen MacDonald’s story of adopting and raising one of nature’s most vicious predators has soared into the hearts of millions of readers worldwide. Fierce and feral, her goshawk Mabel’s temperament mirrors Helen’s own state of grief after her father’s death, and together raptor and human “discover the pain and beauty of being alive”.

Read-Alikes – If you enjoyed this book, you might like others as well including The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben, Upstream by Mary Oliver, The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan, Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance, Commonwealth by Ann Patchett, and Euphoria by Lily King.

Book Club – H is for Hawk will be Carol’s May selection for book club. Book Club will meet on May 16th at 2:30pm. Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk and downloadable versions can be found through MyMediaMall.



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