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Book Club: Sweet Misfortune by Kevin Alan Milne

Sweet Misfortune - book cover

Join Brooke and Myla on Saturday, July 29th at 10:30 AM for a discussion of this month's book club selection, Sweet Misfortune by Kevin Alan Milne. The book will be available for check-out at the front desk. Stop in and pick up your copy, and join us for July's book club. Please call if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you there!

Sweet Misfortune by Kevin Alan Milne

Sophie owns a chocolate shop where she sells Misfortune Cookies-dipped in bitter chocolate they contain messages she handwrites each day such as "Your car seems fine now, but just will eventually be a source of frustration and unexpected delay." What starts as a gimmick, turns into a surprise hit with customers. But when her ex-fiancee moves back to their small Washington town, he is surprised at how bitter and unhappy Sophie has become. He proposes a bet--she must place an ad in the paper that simply states "Wanted: Happiness." If at least 100 people respond, proving happiness isn't a myth, she agrees to a date with him. If not, he'll leave her alone forever. Sophie is convinced she'll win, but fate has other ideas when a reporter at the paper is intrigued by the ad as story and posts it in newspapers across the country.