The Secret, Book & Scone SocietyBook - 2017
Miracle Springs, North Carolina, is a place of healing. Strangers flock here hoping the natural hot springs, five-star cuisine, and renowned spa can cure their ills. If none of that works, they often find their way to Miracle Books, where, over a fresh-baked “comfort” scone from the Gingerbread House bakery, they exchange their stories with owner Nora Pennington in return for a carefully chosen book. Thats Noras special talentprescribing the perfect novel to ease a persons deepest pain and lighten their heaviest burden. When a visiting businessman reaches out to Nora for guidance, she knows exactly which novels will help. But before he can keep their appointment at Miracle Books, hes found dead on the train tracks. Stunned, Nora forms the Secret, Book, and Scone Society, a group of damaged souls yearning to gain trust and earn redemption by helping others. To join the society, members must divulge their darkest secretthe terrible truth that brought each of them to Miracle Springs in the first place. Determined to uncover the truth behind the businessmans demise, the women meet in Noras cramped and cozy bookstore to share stories and trade support. And as they untangle a web of corruption, they also discover their own courage, purpose, and a sisterhood that will carry them through every challengeproving its never too late to turn the page and start over . . .
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kensington Books, 2017.
Edition: First Kensington hardcover edition.
Branch Call Number: ADA
Characteristics: 290 pages ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Secret book and scone society