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The Storied Life of AJ Fikry, 2014 book

The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry


By Gabrielle Zevin

What's next for poor A.J. Fikry, the struggling owner of Island Books? He's stuck in tough chapter of life: his wife has died, his bookstore sales are dragging, and his prized possession — a rare edition of poems by Edgar Allen Poe — has been stolen. Just when A.J. has given up on people, and even on books, an unexpected occurrence gives him a shot at turning the page.

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