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Super Book Update 1.2 (plus my 100th read!)

I orginally planned for a two-part super book update until I realized that I reached a milestone in my reading life, thus, here’s the third and last part of this super update! 498 more words

Bookish Thoughts And Challenges

Wednesday Wanna-Read: Defending Jacob

How far would you be willing to go in order to defend someone you cared about?

In a nutshell, that’s the premise of William Landay’s novel, Defending Jacob. 171 more words


Mission Flats | 3/5

William Landay is at it again. In Mission Flats he weaves a complex tale of intrigue and suspense using characters that are full of contradictions and complexities. 288 more words

Book Review

Defending Jacob - William Landay

I enjoyed this character-driven mystery by a talented writer with a compelling voice who is also a lawyer.  Andy Barber is an assistant district attorney in suburban Massachusetts living the good life.   92 more words

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Defending Jacob (3/5)

So there you are – married, a young son, a good job, nice house. Life seems to be a highway without any speed breakers. Then one day, it all goes to hell. 349 more words

Book Review

NaNoWriMo Days 11 and 12: Writing in Coffee Shops

“…Of course, by the same token, I couldn’t really say I belonged to Tokyo and its coffee shops. But I had never felt this loneliness there. 273 more words


Future Read Friday #1

This is an original P4P meme that will highlight one lucky book each Friday that I have been wanting to read. It can be any book, any author, and any genre. 271 more words

Future Read Friday