Have you used NoveList yet? NoveList recommends these books (listed below) that are bittersweet and hopeful.
You can find books on NoveList by “appeal” factors. For instance, find books that have a “strong sense of place” or books that are “funny and banter-filled.” Come up with your own combinations in the appeal mixer.
To use NoveList, go to https://www.rockwallcountytexas.com/library
Choose Databases & Downloads
Choose NoveList Plus
Enter your Rockwall County Library card.
Frank, Judith. All I Love and Know.
Martin, Madeline. The Last Bookshop in London.
Moyes, Jo Jo. The Peacock Emporium.
Olfasdottir, Audur. Hotel Silence.
Packer, Ann. Swim Back to Me.
Tyler, Anne. Clock Dance.