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“The Dead Key” by D.M. Pulley

2014 Winner of the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award – Mystery & Thriller
It’s 1998, and for years the old First Bank of Cleveland has sat abandoned, perfectly preserved, its secrets only speculated on by the outside world. 1,079 more words

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The Best Vacation I Took With the Man I Love - September 2014

My husband (aka Bongo Man) and I have been married a long time. Here’s an Emma Bridgewater loving cup I commissioned to celebrate the fact – I’ll leave you to do the maths. 550 more words



Today The Relentless Brit made it to the Kindle version on http://www.amazon.com. It has been a long difficult struggle and learning process to get there. 99 more words

The Relentless Brit

Review: Kate Clanchy, Meeting the English

Struan Robertson, a 17-year-old Scot experienced beyond his years, has a problem: no one he knows has ever come back from London.

It’s 1989. Struan is encouraged by his Higher English teacher, Mr. 398 more words


Review: Janina Matthewson, Of Things Gone Astray

On a morning in London, Mrs. Featherby loses the front wall of her house. Marcus loses his piano keys. Robert has lost his job: building, coworkers, and all. 311 more words


Get Your TBR List Ready! New Releases for March 2015

Yes, yes, I know. We really don’t need more books to add to our never ending, always growing TBR list, but here are some I am super excited to see show up at the library since my ARC requests have become less and less. 859 more words

Contemporary Fiction

Life in Transition, Blog in Transition

Confession: I am not posting as regularly this year. I am trying to keep up with my pledge to review two books a month, but not doing much in between. 267 more words