Saving Cee-Cee Honeycutt, by Beth Hoffman. Relegated to the care of an eccentric great-aunt after her mentally unbalanced mother's accidental death, CeeCee is quickly surrounded by the strong women and cultural elements of her new Savannah community.
The Poisonwood Bible - Barbara Kingsolver. "The Poisonwood Bible is a story told by the wife and four daughters of Nathan Price, a fierce, evangelical Baptist who takes his family and mission to the Belgian Congo in (Harper Perennial)
Our Book Club's Choice for November - Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese ~ Marion and Shiva Stone are twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon.
A Stolen Life by Jaycee Dugard. I found this to be a hard read, the book is about real life Jaycee Dugard who was held captive by a man and his wife for 18 years before breaking out of her horrible prison.