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The First Kiss Hypothesis

by Christina Mandelski

I like the story… its a light read, the characters are bordering to childish-mature thinking.. I mean, how Eew is that, (well, for me..) kissing all the boys in the campus just to prove your hypothesis.?? 81 more words


Book review: I am, I am, I am - Maggie O'Farrell *****

A childhood illness she was not expected to survive. A teenage yearning to escape that nearly ended in disaster. A terrifying encounter on a remote path. 560 more words


WOW! Women on Writing's Blog Book Tour: Review of "Never Too Late: From Wannabe to Wife at 62"

I am honored to be part of WOW! Women on Writing’s blog book tour!  For this tour, I was gifted a copy B. Lynn Goodwin’s memoir titled… 518 more words


Changing Patterns, by Judith Barrow #BookReview

I read Changing Patterns as light relief while making my way through the more demanding Multiple Personalities.  It’s apparently a sequel to another family saga called  667 more words


Rulfo: Immortal Scribe of the Dead

Against the grain of the baroque, overwrought style that had seemed to define Latin American literature, each word of Juan Rulfo’s fiction emerges as if extracted from the soil, leaving readers to apprehend what is held back, to divine the vast unspoken world of extinction, the final silence that awaits us all. 42 more words


Blog Tour - 'Killed' by Thomas Enger - Book Review


Henning Juul sits in a boat on a dark lake. A man with a gun sits opposite him. At the man’s feet is a body that will be soon be dumped into the water. 545 more words


The Palace Of Illusions

“I am buoyant and expansive and uncontainable – but I always was so, only I never knew it.!

Mythological/Historical fiction, especially those told from different perspectives always excited me. 380 more words