Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin
A.J. Fikry is a small bookstore owner on Alice Island off the east coast. Depression sets in after loosing his wife in an accident. Then he feels the world is against him after having a rare book stolen. He is saved and finds love again with the help of his friend Chief Lambaise, a cute publisher's rep and a baby left on his doorstep named Maya. A very nice story albeit a tragic ending.