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Angela Thirkell's The Headmistress

I think I must have read this Angela Thirkell novel first when I was 13, stuck in bed with mumps, and very bored. It entranced me. 619 more words


Sunday book review - Secrets by Judith Barrow

 Reblogged from D.G.Kaye:

Today’s book review is on Judith Barrow’s Secrets – In the Shadows Lurks the Truth. A novelette introducing some of the characters and their background secrets they carried when introduced into a riveting Family Saga trilogy following the Howarth family through the decades. 157 more words


Give Us This Day

R.F. Delderfield

I like R.F. Delderfield, but sometimes he goes on and on. This book would have been better if it were 1/3 the length. The third book in the Swann Family Saga, by the time were down to grandkids and greatgrandkids, I had trouble telling them apart. 55 more words

Book Reviews

Ravage Me by author Ryan Michele

I have been on an MC reading frenzy.  I love an alpha bad boy and to me, the MC biker is one of the best you can find to be your book hottie. 1,064 more words

The Corrections

“He couldn’t figure out if she was immensely well adjusted or seriously messed up.”

The Corrections ~ Jonathan Franzen

My love-hate relationship with Franzen continued with The Corrections; and while I know that I enjoyed reading this book and I will probably read everything that Franzen writes, I can’t claim to admire him as a writer. 289 more words