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For March, I read The Woman Next Door by Yewande Omotoso, a book set in or about one of the five BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China, or South Africa). The setting for this book was a wealthy area of South Africa. Hortensia (black) and Marion (white) are neighbors in their elderly years who do NOT get along and often spar at neighborhood meetings. Both are educated and on the tail… (more)
Looking to broaden your reading horizons? Join the community of adventurous readers trying a reading challenge this year! Some of our staff are doing the Book Riot Read Harder challenge, like in the last two years, but you can find many other challenges out there, in all kinds of formats, including bingo cards. Find something that fits your own tastes and ambition, or try reading multiple… (more)
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From Library Staff
Set in Brazil.
William at Readrunners/Valencia enjoyed this Brazil crime novel about a plane crash, a bad drug deal, and blackmail, all set near the Paraguay River.