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On this Thanksgiving, These Are the Top Ten Books I'm Most Grateful for

“If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.”-Ralph Waldo Emerson

A few months ago, I was invited to write about the top ten books that have influenced my life.

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Books and Cookbooks

If you’ve read my books, you know I love including food (and wine!) in my stories.  Yesterday when I ran across a Buzzfeed article about cookbooks and books, I was reminded of my all time favorite cookbook from a book series. 227 more words


Nancy Drew, as Librarian

She will not shred your books, nor will she walk the perimeter of your home yelling and demanding food.


Mystery with a Pop of Color

“A mys-ter-y . . . A mys-ter-y . . . Jewels are gone, Something is wrong! A mys-ter-y . . .” In my mind, I hear young voices singing those words to a melody of their own making. 947 more words


11.19.14 silver sleuth

Last night at dinner my mom gave me this bracelet 👆 that I am wearing today. It was black with tarnish and she was uncertain if it was from her mom, or from my namesake, my mom’s Aunt Margaret. 180 more words

Today's Bangle

What do you think is missing from Nancy Drew these days?

I know I haven’t been on in awhile; sorry about that. . . But today I have a question for my readers.
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Nancy Drew

A complete mystery

When I was a little kid, I was captivated by children’s mystery/adventure books. I inhaled every single Nancy Drew, Bobbsey Twins, Tom Swift and Hardy Boys book in existence. 123 more words