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Book Review -- Palace of Tears by Julian Leatherdale

Book Review:  Palace of Tears by Julian Leatherdale

This ambitious long book spans three generations and more than a century.

The plot weaves around Adam Fox, the original owner of the Palace, a Blue Mountains hotel/resort of the title, his loves, and his children. 655 more words

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The Shore by Sarah Taylor Book Review 4/5 ☆

The Shore by Sarah Taylor


Blurb from Amazon: “An ambitious, Baileys prize-nominated debut set in an unforgettable place, introducing a powerful new voice in fiction… 479 more words

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What fictional character would you like most to be stuck in an elevator with?

I don’t even have to think about this one. As soon as I saw the question, Elizabeth Bennett’s name popped into my head faster than you could say…well…anyone else! 641 more words


Frances Liked Oranges

     Combing Frances’ hair, Mrs. Buhle turned her around and tried to smile with lips too thin for the gesture. Her black eyes squinted. The skin on her forehead was marked with lines and two oval brown splotches. 506 more words

The Voyage Here

The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs


Tess Delaney makes a living restoring stolen treasures to their rightful owners. People like Annelise Winther, who refuses to sell her long-gone mother’s beloved necklace — despite Tess’s advice. 416 more words


NEW RELEASE Plot 109, Acacia by Alex Briscoe

Loss is sometimes an unavoidable truth on the road to starting over.

Title: Plot 109, Acacia

Author: Alex Briscoe

Genre: Family Saga/Romance/Drama

Release Date: 1 June, 2015… 386 more words