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Blueberries, Sal, and Tales for The Picking

I LOVE blueberry picking.

I love it for several reasons. The ‘kerplunk’ of the berries hitting the pail that kept Sal and her mother in touch in ‘Blueberries for Sal’ is only the beginning! 402 more words

Fat Bottom Fifties Get Fierce

A Girl Called Summer by Lucy Lord


Island life is just one step away…

A new start…
Bella and Andy have escaped the rat race for the sun-drenched, relaxed lifestyle on the island of Ibiza. 539 more words

Summer Reads

From A to Z: Maybe One Day by Melissa Kantor

Dear Z,

Earlier this spring I picked up this book on a trip out to Barnes and Noble. I had just read John Green’s An Abundance of Katherine’s… 624 more words

Book Review: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty

Last year I received The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty as a gift. The cover of the novel looked attractive and the story line seemed intriguing so I put it on my stash of Books To Read, deciding to save it for a time when I could savour the story. 233 more words


Summer getaway with a side of Catholic guilt

I thought pretty seriously about posting on J. Courtney Sullivan’s Maine during our families theme last month. But when we decided to talk about summer in July, it was the first book that popped into my head–for me, the quintessential summer book. 173 more words

McNally Jackson

Ten summer reads

Every year I set myself the goal of reading at least ten books during my summer vacation. Though I’m no longer tied to the academic calendar, I do still create a “Summer Vacation Book List,” so here’s what I have: 170 more words

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Summer Reading Reviews, Week 3

Here are some more great reviews from our Summer Reading for Adults program:

Uganda Be Kidding Me by Chelsea Handler
2 Stars
I chose this book due to the front cover with Chelsea dressed in a high-end, floor length gown and an elephant alongside her. 221 more words

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