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Kelly's Book Blog--Still Life by Sarah Winman

This delightful, rolling hill of a feel-good book is about a group of postwar friends who become a family and live in an old pensione in Florence. I’m obsessed with war books this July. I loved Sarah’s prose. My favourite quote is a refrain in the book that echoes its' theme--

to embrace life and love and enjoy what they have to offer. Makes a perfect summer mantra. It goes like this: "And remember: cherish the body, and the soul will follow."

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