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Book Discussion Questions

SPOILERS AHEAD

Many of my readers say they experience a variety of emotions while reading my books. How did you feel while reading The Summer of New Beginnings?

Many of my readers say the characters in my books seem so real and life-like. Was that true in The Summer of New Beginnings? Which character did you identify with the most? How did the past shape the characters and influence their future?

Which character changed the most from the beginning of the book to the end?

Do you have a sibling and if so how do you think your relationship compares to the one between Tracy and Meghan?

What do you think is the theme of The Summer of New Beginnings?

Share your favorite passages from The Summer of New Beginnings.

Do you have a pet, and if so, is it a rescue?

Were you satisfied with the ending in The Summer of New Beginnings? Why or why not? If not, what would you have changed?

If you could ask Bette Lee Crosby a question about the book, what would it be?

Have you read other books by Bette Lee Crosby? Is this book similar to her other books or is it different?

Did you learn anything, gain a new perspective, have an idea from reading The Summer of New Beginnings?

The Summer of New Beginnings Food and Drink

Roasted Pork Loin Recipe

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9 Rules for How to Make the Perfect Cup of Coffee

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The Best Mashed Potatoes

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Top 5 Cocktails in America

Try one of these at your next book club meeting. If the rest are drinking iced tea, try the Long Island Iced Tea. CLICK HERE – for the list

Fluffy Pancakes Recipe

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Add scrambled eggs, bacon, and sausage to make it a huge breakfast like in The Summer of New Beginnings

Fresh Orange Juice

Lightly smack each orange on the counter. Cut each one in half. Squeeze into a glass. You may also use a citrus reamer to do this. If you want less pulp, use a hand juicer with a strainer.

To Die for Blueberry Muffins

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Good Pinot Noir for Under $15

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Chicken and Dumplings

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Classic Spanish Sangria

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Meet the characters of The Summer of New Beginnings