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Why you should join a book club

At the end of last year my friends and I formed a book club. This is the first time I had belonged to a book club so I wasn’t sure what to expect! 850 more words

Alyson Foster

Top 5 Wednesday: Books to Read This Year

This week’s Top 5 Wednesday is all about the books I want to finish before the end of the year. Let’s get started!

1. One Thousand and One Nights 
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Top 5 Wednesday

The Secret Life of Bees

by Sue Monk Kidd

Found on the shelves of our new home, again, a book I would not have selected had I read the cover, but one I couldn’t read fast enough once I started. 561 more words

Book Review

Virtual Book Club: The Secret Life of Bees and July Selection Announcement!

Sorry (I ain’t sorr’) to say that this is not a spoiler free review. I guess I figure if a book has been around long enough for the movie version to be past the New Release rack, it’s all fair game. 910 more words

A Book That Makes You Happy

Well, this is about as close to a “happy” book in my ‘read’ pile that I could get.
Without having repeats, that is.

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The bestselling novel that almost didn’t get written

I love this story:

I’ve just finished reading The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd whose first novel was the mega bestseller The Secret Life of Bees… 313 more words


The Secret Life of Bees - Review

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Published by Penguin Books on January 28th 2003 (first published November 8th 2001)
Genre: Historical Fiction, American Southern… 387 more words