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Book vs. Movie: Fahrenheit 451

By on June 17, 2018

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Fahrenheit 451 introduces us to a future where happiness is only found through fake entertainment provided by the “walls”, full size TV screens in every home. Guy Montag is a fireman who’s job is to burn books because the authorities claim they only confuse and distress the people….

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Review: How Far She’s Come

By on June 16, 2018

I received a copy of How Far She’s Come from William Morrow publishing company through TLC Book Tours in exchange for an honest review.

First of all, let me say, TLC Book Tours provides consistently good novels that often tackle timely events of our history. How Far She’s Come is…


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Review: The Last Ballad

By on June 13, 2018

The Last Ballad is the most recent book by author Wiley Cash. I was immediately drawn to the premise of this book because it was based on actual events that took place in Gastonia, North Carolina during the summer of 1929. I lived in North Carolina for six years…

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Review: It Takes Death to Reach a Star

By on June 8, 2018

I received a copy of It Takes Death to Reach a Star from Vesuvian Books in exchange for an honest review. TLC Book tours sent me a fabulous one last time, so I was very excited to get this one. For fans of this particular genre, It Takes Death…

Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell: Book Review


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Review: Then She Was Gone

By on June 7, 2018

Mysteries and suspense novels aren’t usually my favorite thing to read, but after reading Lisa Jewell’s The Girls in the Garden back in 2016, I knew I wanted to read her new release, Then She Was Gone. I was hearing about it absolutely everywhere and it had great reviews…

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Review: All The Ever Afters

By on June 6, 2018

This one took me a bit to get into because while I was reading the first few chapters, I kept thinking it was Cinderella’s voice. I had to remind myself many times that this isn’t another story about a princess.

Once I accepted the new perspective of a story I…


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Review: Saving Tarboo Creek

By on June 5, 2018

Story: Saving Tarboo Creek by Scott Freeman and Susan Leopold Freeman is a collection of stories about the family’s ecological conservation efforts both in the Tarboo Creek watershed in Washington state and across the country. Significant time is also spent sharing the history of conservation and how humans have affected…


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Review: The Almost Sisters

By on June 1, 2018

My Review: Leia (yes, named after that Leia from Star Wars) is enjoying her perfectly acceptable life as a comic book artist…until suddenly everything changes. She discovers she’s pregnant after a one night stand with Batman (or at least a charming guy dressed as Batman). Her Southern grandmother’s health is…

By Invitation Only: Book Review on Literary Quicksand


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Review: By Invitation Only

By on May 30, 2018

First of all, we should talk about how pretty the cover of this book is! This was one of those that I chose mostly by the cover, because it’s lovely!

Lately, I’ve been jonesing for some well written girly summer reads. This is a little out of character for me,…


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Review: The Female Persuasion

By on May 29, 2018

I was pretty dang excited when this book came in for me at the library. I wasn’t expecting it yet at all, considering the long list I had to get in to wait for it! I was intimidated by the length and heft of the book, but I dove…

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