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Book Review: The Immortal Gene

By on July 20, 2018

I was irritated because the nurse called us back to the examining room as soon as we walked in the door. Once we were settled and she left the room with my one-year-old happily playing on the floor, I pulled it out of my on-purpose-oversized-bag: The Immortal Gene. Since…

The Art of Inheriting Secrets by Barbara O'Neal


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Book Review: The Art of Inheriting Secrets

By on July 16, 2018

I received a copy of The Art of Inheriting Secrets from Lake Union Publishing in advance of the novel’s release, in exchange for an…

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Mid-Summer Mini Reviews

By on July 12, 2018

Summertime and the pages are flying in this girl’s house! I’ve been reading up a storm, and there have been a couple books that…

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Literary Debate: Does Listening to Audiobooks Count as Reading?

By on July 10, 2018

Does listening to an audiobook count as reading?
It’s a question that has led to many a heated debate in the literary world. Can you…

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What We’re Reading This Week: 7/9

By on July 9, 2018

Helloooooo July! This month is coming in hot for us here in Minnesota. Too hot to even enjoy sitting and reading outside! Thank goodness…

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Book Review: The Paris Wedding

By on July 6, 2018

As if things couldn’t get any worse, the day Rachael’s mother dies she receives an invitation to her former boyfriend’s wedding…in Paris. For the…

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Caroline Book Review


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Review: Caroline

By on July 2, 2018

Caroline is a lovely story for anyone that’s a fan of Little House on the Prairie and Laura Ingalls Wilder.

I was surprised (happily) to…

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Review: The Dry

By on June 30, 2018

Stifling heat. Dry, cracked earth. A parched, empty landscape as far as the eye can see. Jane Harper’s descriptions of a small farming town…

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Book Review: The Bar Harbor Retirement Home for Famous Writers (And Their Muses)

By on June 28, 2018

Yes, I know what you’re thinking. That is one long title. But it is fittingly so since this story centers around a group of…

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Book Review: Where Hope Begins

By on June 28, 2018

Meet Savannah Barrington, a mother of two with a husband who just had an affair and is now asking for a divorce. This sounds…

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