Aug - Oct Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn’t commit.
June - August Dr. Simone Degman revels in a life of promiscuity when she's not running through the halls of the ER. Abandonment issues have trickled into her adult life and has left her yearning for a love to call her own. Her girlfriends try to convince her not to fall in love with every man she meets, but simply use them to fulfill her physical desires. Simone finds comfort from an old boyfriend whose selfish act forces her to re-invent herself spiritually, emotionally and physically.
April - June By: Joseph Grenny, Al Switzler, Ron McMillan. When stakes are high, opinions vary, and emotions run strong, you have three choices: Avoid a crucial conversation and suffer the consequences; handle the conversation badly and suffer the consequences; or read Crucial Conversations and discover how to communicate best when it matters most.
Feb - April Author: Michelle Singletary Using biblical principles and promises, Michelle Singletary teaches readers the essentials of becoming financially fit by putting them on a 21-day financial fast, where they are prohibited from using credit cards and cannot buy anything unless it is a basic need for survival.
Jan - Feb Author: Valorie Burton Gleaning from powerful research, bestselling author and life strategist Valorie Burton unearths practical insights you can put to work in your life immediately. Scientific studies are proving the power of your success lies in the very words you speak – and the ones you don’t.