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Book Review: Mouse Guard Fall 1152 by David Petersen

My personal rating:  4 out of 5 My three sentence synopsis:  After vanquishing a Weasel Warlord in the winter war of 1149 and securing peace for the mouse territories, the Mouse Guard no longer serves as soldiers but pathfinders, weather … Continue reading

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Book review: Louisiana Longshot by Jana DeLeon

My personal rating: 3 out of 5 My three sentence synopsis: When her cover gets blown, CIA operative Fortune Redding winds up with a $1 million price on her head and nowhere to hide since her boss has discovered that … Continue reading

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2014 in Books (Part 1)

My book reading goal for 2014 was 24 books. Apparently that was one of those “lofty” goals I mentioned in the last post. But something is better than nothing, and ten books read is better than zero books read. So … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Hangman’s Beautiful Daughter by Sharyn McCrumb

I actually read this book in August 2013 and it’s review languished in the Drafts folder for the past five months while my free time was consumed with other demands at home and at work. Thankfully, a more manageable rhythm … Continue reading

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Book Review: Quicksand by Iris Johansen

You know you have too many books when you come home from the bookstore and have to take books off the shelves to put away your new literary treasures. Thus, I chose my latest book to read based on the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven by Fannie Flagg

  I was eager to read this book for two reasons: first, because I enjoyed Daisy Fay and the Miracle Man, an earlier novel by Fannie Flagg, and second, because Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven takes place in a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Whiter Than Snow by Sandra Dallas

I was scrolling through the list of bargain books, looking for something inexpensive to make up the difference between total cost of the items already selected and the $25 amount required for free shipping. But price wasn’t the only criteria; … Continue reading

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