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Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen

Published August 28th, 2007

The lowdown from Goodreads

The women of the Waverley family — whether they like it or not — are heirs to an unusual legacy, one that grows in a fenced plot behind their Queen Anne home on Pendland Street in Bascom, North Carolina. 448 more words
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Lost Lake by Sarah Addison Allen

Lost Lake

Sarah Addison Allen
St. Martin’s Press, January 21st 2014
Hardcover, 304 Pages

by Allie Burke

I was really disappointed with this book. Not because it is bad or even that I didn’t like the characters; but it was so…

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The Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen-Review

Sarah Addison Allen has mastered the art of magical realism with her trademark blend of sensual beauty and Southern charm. The Peach Keeper not only showcases Allen’s finely crafted small town complexities but also introduces the mystery elements of Southern Gothic to create an entrancing novel. 323 more words


Book Traveling Thursdays #56 - Books and Food!

Today is thursday which means that is Book Traveling Thursdays, a weekly meme created by me and Danielle @ Danielle’s Book Blog. This weekly meme consists in picking a book related to the weekly theme that is announced in the group Goodreads page (if you want to join click… 624 more words


First Frost: A Novel by Sarah Addison Allen | Review


From the New York Times bestselling author of Garden Spells comes a story of the Waverley family, in a novel as sparkling as the first dusting of frost on new-fallen leaves. 473 more words

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Book Review - Garden Spells

I continued my Sarah Addison Allen binge with Garden Spells, which is her first novel, and the prequel to First Frost, my first taste of Allen.  338 more words


The Peach Keeper - My Thoughts

From the back cover

Welcome to Walls of Water, North Carolina, a place where secrets run thicker than the town’s famous fog.

Once upon a time, Willa Jackson’s family owned the beautiful house on the top of the ridge. 376 more words

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