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Mitch Albom's For One More Day: Another Tear-Jerker

Rating: 5.0/5.0

I have read Mitch Albom before, I recall Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven, two of his more popular books, both as heart-tugging and tear-eliciting. 811 more words

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Review: After the Parade

After the Parade
By Lori Ostlund
Scribner Book Company, Hardcover, 9781476790107, September 22, 2015, 352pp.

The Short of It:

With pain, comes growth.

The Rest of It: 226 more words

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Short Film: Where You Are

A young mother continually loses her son to time and to space. It sounds like sci-fi but it’s actually a bittersweet testament to childhood flying by. 140 more words


Frank and Cindy

When GJ returns home from school, his mother, Cindy, has a surprise for him: “I quit drinking!” An even bigger surprise than her 15 months of sobriety? 332 more words


Line(s) of the Day #Gangsta'sParadise

As I walk through the valley of the shadow of death
I take a look at my life and realize there’s nothin’ left
‘Cause I’ve been blasting and laughing so long, 55 more words

Alex Raphael

Review: Be Frank With Me

Be Frank With Me
By Julia Claiborne Johnson
William Morrow & Company, Hardcover, 9780062413710,  February 2016, 304pp.

The Short of It:

This book has one of the most charming characters I’ve had the privilege of “meeting” in a very long time. 525 more words

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Review: Under the Influence

Under the Influence
By Joyce Maynard
William Morrow & Company, Hardcover, 9780062257642, February 23, 2016, 336pp.

The Short of It:

A complex look at friendship and how much you are willing to overlook when happiness is at risk. 460 more words

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