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The Hundred-Year House offers absorbing hybrid of family saga, literary mystery, examination of creative life

   

The Hundred-Year House

By Rebecca Makkai

Viking, July 10, 2014

$26.95, 335 pages

Rebecca Makkai’s sharp-witted sensibility is at work on every page of The Hundred-Year House… 581 more words

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WINDS OF BETRAYAL BOXED SET NOW INCLUDES— The Heavens Shall Fall!

WINDS OF BETRAYAL BOX SET
Book One- The Cry For Freedom
Book Two- Embrace of the Enemy
Book Three- Kiss of Deceit
Book Four- The Heavens Shall Fall… 624 more words

Romance Books

Cutting for Stone

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

A very complex and detailed drama about the breaking and healing of family relationships. 264 more words

20th Century

I NEED TO MOVE ON

“I want closure, querida. I want to be able to move on with my life. I want to be able to go to sleep without hearing your voice, without wanting to bury myself deep inside you, without imagining you being loved every which way by another man. 344 more words

C C MacKenzie

First in a Series For 99 Cents

The digital editions of the first titles in two of my series are now on sale for 99 cents each, at Amazon, iTunes, Kobo and… 45 more words

Historical Romance

Importance of Family

It’s early in the morning and I am still feeling the heat from 100 degrees in an all-day garage sale. Yesterday I sat with a fan blowing hot air on me trying to survive the terrible Texas heat.  376 more words

Seventy Times Seven



By Daniel Kehlmann
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Available August 26, 2014
272 pages, $30.00

Tragedy laced with dark humour. Plots twisted by metafictional tricks. These descriptions best sum up…

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