Monthly Archives: January 2011

Review: I’d Know You Anywhere

I’d Know You Anywhere: A Novel by Laura Lippman  Published by William Morrow, August 2010 4.75 out of 5 stars Eliza Benedict has 2 children and a successful husband.  Her family has just moved back to Maryland to live in … Continue reading

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Thank you and random musings…

Thank you all for coming by and reading this blog.  Already it has far exceeded my expectations.  I didn’t know if anyone else would want to read about my opinion on books, however my friend, Crystal, assured me that you … Continue reading

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Zombies are Coming…

I love a good zombie novel.  If you know me, in real life, you know how true this statement is.  I have a zombie contingency plan.  I have the appropriate movies to study.  I have read the books.  I am … Continue reading

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Toddler Thursday…Or Little Books that Pack a Big Punch

For those of you with rugrats running around, I thought you might like a few good kid book suggestions.  I am a huge fan of all children’s books.  It started way back with Scholastic in elementary school.  There was always … Continue reading

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Review: Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows 5 out of 5 stars The only thing that you will not love about this book is the title.  The title was so long and … Continue reading

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Review: Fingersmith by Sarah Waters

. If you haven’t heard of Sarah Waters, prepare to be schooled.  I love Sarah Waters for some many things.  First, her books are just good.  So good that you go to bed thinking about the characters and wake up … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Orange is the New Black by Piper Kerman

Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison by Piper Kerman 4 out of 5 stars Sometimes laugh out loud funny, sometimes sad, but always heartfelt, this is the story of Piper Kerman who spent a year … Continue reading

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Conversion from Living Social

For a while now I have been entertaining or harassing my friends on Facebook with my book reviews.  I used Living Social to review the books.  I am going to convert some of the reviews over this blog because there … Continue reading

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Amazon…How I Love Thee

I may have mentioned how much I love my Kindle.  In fact, I bought the first generation Kindle back when Oprah told me to and have now upgraded to the newest version that you see on this page(thanks Doug for … Continue reading

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Review: The Swan Thieves by Elizabeth Kostova

The Swan Thieves by Elizabeth Kostova 3 out of 5 Okay, here’s the deal…I really wanted to like this book.  I LOVED Elizabeth Kostova’s last book, The Historian, so much.  So I just knew this one would be fantastic too. … Continue reading

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