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Top Ten Books Set in World War II

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. For this week’s list I decided to pick the first ten books that came to mind when I thought of World War II historical fiction. 485 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

The Translation of Love by Lynne Kutsukake

Back in May, our book club read Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, and we all loved it. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet… 1,525 more words

Canadian Lit

Hotel Show and Tell

I actually finished not one but TWO books this week! The first was over a scrambler at Monty’s Blue Plate Diner on the East Side, and the second was during a two-and-a-half hour lie-down on my new gravity chair out on the sixth floor balcony after dance class. 477 more words

Shelf Control #1

Shelf Control is hosted by Bookshelf Fantasies. Please be sure to visit the blog to find out more about this weekly book meme.

“Shelf Control is all about the books we want to read — and already own! 465 more words

Books And Reading

Did Someone Say Coffee?

1. West Oak Coffee Bar

Yes, my coffee obsession has gone overboard some might say. A cup or three starts my day off with a smile. 371 more words

Travel

Young Love and Scars from the Past are Revealed in Ford's Debut Novel

Seattle’s Panama Hotel is in the midst of being restored when its new owner discovers a basement filled with belongings of Japanese American families who were incarcerated during World War II. 504 more words

Lauren's Reviews

An Ongoing Tragic Tale Unfolds in "Songs of Willow Frost"

It’s been five years since William Eng was taken to the Sacred Heart Orphanage, believing that his mother has passed and his father a mystery that is forever unsolved. 615 more words

Lauren's Reviews