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The Year of Pleasures

by Elizabeth Berg

The Year of Pleasures
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  • First Published:
    Apr 2005, 224 pages
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    Mar 2006, 225 pages

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Poignant, intimate, and hopeful - a novel to read, treasure, and share. Novel

From the book jacket: The Year of Pleasures is about acknowledging the solace found in ordinary things: a warm bath, good food, the beauty of nature, music, friends, and art.

Betta Nolan moves to a small town after the death of her husband to try to begin anew. Pursuing a dream of a different kind of life, she is determined to find pleasure in her simply daily routines. Among those who help her in both expected and unexpected ways are the ten-year-old boy next door, three wild women friends from her college days, a twenty-year-old who is struggling to find his place in the world, and a handsome man who is ready for love.
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