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Review: Atlas of WWII

By on December 7, 2018

Today, on the anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, I have an excellent resource for those of us interested in learning more about WWII. I recently reviewed National Geographic’s Visual Atlas of the World, and while the topic of the Atlas of WWII is more focused, the breadth…

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TBR Mix N’ Mingle – December 2018

By on December 5, 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: A Dangerous Duet

By on December 4, 2018

Looking for a book with a little bit of everything? Add this one to your list!

The main character of A Dangerous Duet, Nell, is…

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Review: A Spark of Light

By on November 29, 2018

Last year, after over a decade of ignoring Jodi Picoult’s novels — discounting them as romance-y chick lit based on one that I read…

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Review: Space Atlas

By on November 23, 2018

If space interests you at all, even a little, this book is a must-have. This beautiful collection of photographs and illustrations of our solar…

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Review: The Allies

By on November 20, 2018

Story: The Allies by Winston Groom looks at the lives of the leaders of the three largest Allied forces of WWII. The opening chapters…

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All Over the Map


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Review: All Over the Map

By on November 19, 2018

Ok friends, I have to tell you, All Over the Map caught my eye when we were selecting our TLC Book Tour books, but…

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When Women Ruled the World


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Review: When Women Ruled the World

By on November 14, 2018

Egypt’s dynasties are full of secrets, and for good reason. The pyramids that stand today are engineering marvels; the dynasty histories rich in both…

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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…

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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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