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Review: Family Trust

By on November 13, 2018

The cover Family Trust is beautiful and eye-catching — the bright red a nod to the Chinese-American family it surrounds, the embossed gold design an indicator of their wealth. And, though it’s enough to make anyone give it a second glance, it was the description that drew me in….


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Review: Marilla of Green Gables

By on November 7, 2018

As an avid fan of Anne of Green Gables, I was delighted to discover that Sarah McCoy wrote a book about Marilla’s history. However,…

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Book Lists

TBR Mix N’ Mingle – November

By on November 7, 2018

Welcome back to another edition of TBR Mix n’ Mingle. On the first Wednesday of every month, we share our most anticipated reads and…

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Review: Visual Atlas of the World

By on November 6, 2018

When was the last time you used a physical, printed map? No zooming in and out, no street view, no search boxes. I absolutely…

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Bookish Stuff & Things

Like Peanut Butter and Jelly: A Fiction and Nonfiction Book Pairing

By on November 4, 2018

Have you hear of Nonfiction November? It’s a month dedicated to the literary world’s red-headed step child, nonfiction. Even though you’ll mostly find us…

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Review: Christmas Camp

By on October 29, 2018

My Review
I requested this book from TLC Book Tours because Christmas is my absolute favorite time of the year.

In Minnesota around early November, the temperatures…

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Review: November Road

By on October 24, 2018

I chose to read this book because I was looking for something different. Something purely entertaining. Something outside of my usual read. That’s what…

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Review: You Were Always Mine

By on October 22, 2018

What. A. Thriller. Nicole Baart’s You Were Always Mine is a phenomenal novel. It is brimming with family tensions, heartache, and the unconditional love…

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Review: Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners

By on October 17, 2018

Story: Violet Baumgartner has worked her entire life to keep her family’s reputation spotless and shares each year with friends and family via the…

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Book Review: Lifesaving for Beginners

By on October 16, 2018

Even though I’m not a huge fan of nonfiction, I love a good memoir. To me, I find that memoirs often
read like fiction. Also,…

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