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The Last Good Paradise – Book R...

The Last Good Paradise – Book Review

Now their life in tatters, Richard went off diving. Where had that protective, nurturing Richard gone? Amusing himself despite her torment. Ten years, every year since law school, lopped off. Ann worried because she knew from long professional experience that relationships only continued on some basis of parity, to be determined by the two parties. […]

2 A.M. at the Cat’s Pajamas ...

2 A.M. at the Cat’s Pajamas – Book Review and Giveaway

 Not today, Philadelphia. Bring your sorry shit back tomorrow. – from 2 A.M. at the Cat’s Pajamas – Madeleine Altimari is only nine years old, but don’t let that fool you…this is one brave, independent-minded kid who doesn’t let reality get in the way of her dreams. Madeleine has been practicing singing all her life. […]

Mailbox Monday – December 23, 2...

Mailbox Monday – December 23, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Gilion at Rose City Reader. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. Because I am making changes on my blog for 2014, this will be my last Mailbox Monday post. I may still post […]

Ade – Book Review and Giveaway

Ade – Book Review and Giveaway

It was like nothing penetrated until I began making my way toward him. And then it was as if I had been dying of emptiness, so readily did the world bleed into me. – from Ade, page 10 – Farida is an American college student when she decides to journey overseas with her friend, Miriam. […]

Mailbox Monday – November 25, 2...

Mailbox Monday – November 25, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Crystal at I Totally Paused. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. Also please note: Marcia is looking for someone to take over the running of this meme – see her most recent post […]

Sunday Salon – November 24, 201...

Sunday Salon – November 24, 2013

November 24, 2013 Good morning and welcome to this week’s edition of The Sunday Salon. Visit the Facebook Page for links to other bloggers’ posts. The last time I posted a Salon post was way back on July 7th. This year has been one of ups and downs and lots of distractions. My reading is […]

Mailbox Monday – November 4, 20...

Mailbox Monday – November 4, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Crystal at I Totally Paused. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. Also please note: Marcia is looking for someone to take over the running of this meme – see her most recent post […]

Mailbox Monday – October 14, 20...

Mailbox Monday – October 14, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Gina @ Book Dragon’s Lair. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. The last time I posted a mailbox was way back on September 23rd. I’ve been out of the country on a fabulous […]

Mailbox Monday – September 23, ...

Mailbox Monday – September 23, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Yolanda @ Notorious Spinks Talks Bob @ Beauty in Ruins today. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. The last time I posted a mailbox was way back on August 25th – just about […]

Mailbox Monday – August 25, 201...

Mailbox Monday – August 25, 2013

Welcome to this week’s Mailbox Monday and which is hosted by Kathy @ The Bermuda Onion this month. Visit the dedicated blog for the meme to see the complete tour schedule in the right sidebar. Last week I did not manage to get a Mailbox post up, so this week includes the books that have […]

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