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AHCA Selects Mary K. Ousley Award Winner

A successful entrepreneur and seasoned business executive, Jon Heber Robertson oversees a large and diverse real estate portfolio in his role as manager of RP Midwest. 200 more words

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The Golden Spruce: a true story of myth, madness, and greed by John Vaillant

This book was excellently written – it made a topic that I wasn’t too sure was all that interesting into a fascinating and page-turning true tale. 13 more words

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Rebel Mechanics

The novel this week is an alternate history. If you are not familiar with these, they are stories that imagine a ‘what if’ question which alters historical events and writes the imagined result of that question.   604 more words

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BODY OF THE CRIME: 2016 Mystery Silver Medal Award Winner from Readers' Favorite

I’m so honored and excited by winning the Silver Medal Award for Fiction/Mystery-Sleuth from the 2016 International Book Awards Readers’ Favorite. Thank you so much Readers’ Favorite! 450 more words


I am Princess X

This is another Lone Star book.  Next in line for me to read is Rebel Mechanics which is another Lone Star book. Yes, I frequently shop the Lone Star List when looking for a good book to read. 352 more words

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The Soul of an Octopus | by Sy Montgomery

The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness
by Sy Montgomery
(Atria Books, 2015, 261 pages)

I have been simultaneously fascinated and terrified of octopuses (nope, it’s not “octopi” as most of us might have thought) for years. 163 more words

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Sunapee's Beck Johnson Receives Great Kids Award

Kid Stuff magazine (part of Kearsarge Magazine LLC) is excited to announce its first GreatKids Award recipient: 16-year-old Beck Johnson! Johnson was nominated by several people and for a variety of reasons: personal talent, eco-awareness, family/peer support, mentorship and academic excellence. 319 more words