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The Blue Taxi by N.S. Köenings

The Blue Taxi by N.S. Köenings is a brilliant work of literary fiction. From the opening line the reader is treated to a feast of language describing with perfect accuracy and depth of detail a story of love and longing, loss and acceptance, new beginnings and dreams deferred. 110 more words

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Julie’s book recommendations–

The Color of Water: A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother by James McBride

Although raised in a home with an abusive father Ruth McBride managed to escaped the  abuse, marry good men and raise 12 successful children.   380 more words

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It's a Mystery to Me

My first encounter with Agatha Christie was her novel, Murder on the Orient Express, which I read for one of my book clubs. I’m not usually a reader of mysteries unless by accident. 562 more words

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favorite fall music

Here is my favorite fall music–it doesn’t say “fall music” on the album but when you listen to it I bet you’ll agree that this music FEELS like fall.   93 more words

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Book: Joy Fielding - Someone is watching

Here is the official description of the story from www.joyfielding.com :

Deeply shaken after a brutal attack, Bailey Carpenter struggles to reclaim control over what had once seemed like a neatly-ordered life. 356 more words

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Book: Joy Fielding - Shadow Creek

Here is the official description of the story from www.joyfielding.com :

Due to a last-minute change in plans, a group of unlikely traveling companions finds themselves on a camping trip in the Adirondacks. 371 more words

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j + r movies

I love having a good movie list ready, especially going into fall and winter when things slow down a bit and I can plan an evening to stay in and enjoy a hot drink and a good movie.   408 more words

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