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Review: The Sound of Glass

Book Title: The Sound of Glass

Book Author: Karen White

Book Rating: ☆☆☆☆ (4 out of 5 stars)

Synopsis: “It has been two years since the death of Merritt Heyward’s husband, Cal, when she receives unexpected news—Cal’s family home in Beaufort, South Carolina, bequeathed by Cal’s reclusive grandmother, now belongs to Merritt. 513 more words

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The Bell Jar

In all published fiction there is the legal disclaimer “All characters and events are a product of the author’s imagination. Any similarity to real persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental.” Sylvia Plath’s editor, Frances McCullough, in the prologue to the 25th anniversary edition of “The Bell Jar” affirms that this legal disclosure is substantially false. 514 more words

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BY THE RIVER - Giveaway and Review

Title: By The River
Author:
Jae Carvel
Publication Date:
March 31, 2015
Publisher: Booktrope
With three young children at her side, Sarah Ann arrives in the beautiful upper John Day Valley in 1869, a young widow whose husband had disappeared in an Indian raid on their way west. 430 more words

Fiction

Alison Weir: The Marriage Game

Title: The Marriage Game
Author: Alison Weir
Genre: 21st Century British Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction
Source: Publisher in exchange for a review… 515 more words

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COME WINTER

By

Clare Gutierrez

SYNOPSIS

A lowly maidservant. A disguised fugitive. A savior to the poor and endangered. A queen.

Such is the paradox of Lady Caterina Tabor, an extraordinary young girl who, en route to England, finds herself captured and at the mercy of a stern and powerful lord. 1,494 more words

Fiction

Book Review : Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum



‘All happy families are alike, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.’ Leo Tolstoy , Anna Karenina

Anna Benz is a bored housewife .An American, she is married to Bruno, a Swiss, and finds herself stranded as an ex-pat in Zurich.

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Still Water Rising - A Book Review

By

Steena Holmes

SYNOPSIS

After losing her son in an elementary school shooting that devastates the tight-knit community of Stillwater Bay, Jennifer Crowne finds herself unable to settle back into her role of perfect stay-at-home mom and committee organizer. 930 more words

Fiction