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Goodreads Monday: Practical Magic

Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme where you randomly choose a book from your To Be Read list and share it with everyone.

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'The River King' by Alice Hoffman ****

‘For more than a century, the small town of Haddan, Massachusetts, has been divided, as if by a line drawn down the centre of Main Street, separating those born and bred in the ‘village’ from those who attend the prestigious Haddan School. 350 more words

The Marriage of Opposites

I always left my window open at night, despite the warnings I’d been given.

Visually stunning, to start out with a cliche compliment. A book that could very well be turned into a TV show, but is vibrant, bright and visual enough to not necessarily need the obvious image to accompany the story.

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Book Review: Faithful by Alice Hoffman

Alice Hoffman has quite a following, in fact one of her books was awarded the prestigious ‘O Book Club’ sticker, and she’s written a ton of stuff since so she’s no stranger to the literary spotlight. 536 more words

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Mini Reviews: Children’s Book

Oleh karena buku yang belum direview semakin menumpuk, sepertinya saya perlu menurunkan gengsi sedikit dengan membuat review yang cepat, singkat, dan padat. Dalam mini reviews… 1,231 more words


L is for Lavender

L is for Lavender

Written by Kerry E.B. Black

The color of its flower give lavender its name. The plant attracts bees and butterflies, its symbiotic relationship therefore of value to other garden plants. 517 more words

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The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman

The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman is another example of this author’s prose and storytelling genius. Though smaller in scope than The Dovekeepers and The Marriage of Opposites, it is none the less a tale of great emotion and great tragedy. 890 more words

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