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Review: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

By on March 14, 2019

I’ve been told multiple times by a couple different friends that I’d like A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, so I finally decided to pick it up. Those friends must…

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Review: The Quintland Sisters

By on March 12, 2019

Historical fiction has never been my first choice. If I’m reading about something even loosely based on actual historical events, I don’t want to confuse myself by muddling truth…

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Review: American Duchess

By on March 8, 2019

The Vanderbilt name is well-known as a part of US history, but I didn’t know much about the individual members of the family. American Duchess focuses on the life…

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Review: Map of the Heart

By on February 19, 2019

Every so often, I come across a romantic/women’s fiction read that I really like. I often find them too corny/frilly/predictable, but this one really was none of the above!


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Review: The Lost Girls of Paris

By on February 4, 2019

Story: As World War II is ramping up, the British military is working hard to sabotage German efforts in and around France in advance of the Allied invasion. As…