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The Mountain Can Wait by Sarah Leipciger

The Mountain Can Wait.

In fact, it’s had to wait, because I’ve been a little busy and it’s been some time between finishing the book and writing this review, so in the words of Miranda, bear with. 519 more words


Top Ten Tuesday Freebie- Books I loved in my pre-blogging days!

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list is a Top Ten freebie. I decided to go for books I loved in my preblogging days! 404 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Everyone Brave is Forgiven

Chris Cleave is a true wordsmith!  I fell in love with his writing in Little Bee and jumped at the chance to request this ARC, from Simon and Shuster, as soon as I saw that he was coming out with a new book.  268 more words

Book Review

Looking forward to2016...

Somehow, this year, I’ve missed most of the ’round-up of 2015′ articles, blog posts and tv specials. Which is probably just as well since the world didn’t seem, on the whole, to have had a good year. 610 more words


January/February Book

The book for January and February will be……

Little Bee, by Chris Cleave

Guys, this book isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s pretty deep and unsettling yet ultimately uplifting. 44 more words


Everyone Brave Is Forgiven (★★★★★)

Chris Cleave  *  Simon & Schuster  *  May 3, 2016  *  432 Pages

“Life took longer to reassemble than it did to blow apart, but that didn’t mean it wouldn’t be lovely.” 457 more words


From Chris Cleave's LITTLE BEE

“On the girl’s brown legs there were many small white scars. I was thinking, Do those scars cover the whole of you, like the stars and the moons on your dress? 141 more words

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