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T5W: Books It Took Me Longest to Read

Top 5 Wednesday is a book meme created by Gingerreadslainey, and hosted here if you’re interested in participating! This week’s theme was a little difficult. 551 more words

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Book Review - The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

There’s a phenomenon in the field of letters that I call “the 75 per center.” I use this expression to describe books that engrossed me for three quarters of the way through. 591 more words

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Finally a fictional experience of motherhood I can relate to in Bishop's The Other Side of the World

Charlotte and Henry married, and had a child, then another. Charlotte is run down by the monotony of motherhood and Henry by the English weather as opposed to childhood memories of India. 411 more words

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A wild, weird but well-told world in Eowyn Ivey's To the Bright Edge of the World

Young, quiet and curious Sophie has just married the older, serious and thoughtful Lieutenant Colonel Allen Forrester who is charged with exploring the wild, dangerous and uncharted Wolverine River in Alaska. 353 more words

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Two new books of historical fiction that just arrived this week take different and intriguing looks at the turn of the century in western America, the costs of conquest and the struggles to create the American dream. 374 more words

Group Read Number 4

The Reader development Team are thrilled that the fourth group read has been selected by one of our members.

Charlotte would like us to read… 220 more words

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Review: The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Another Pinterest recommendation, found on the same blog where I found my last book, When She Woke by Hilary Jordan (read the review here). 219 more words