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Book Review: A Touch of Ice

Title: A Touch of Ice (an Everly Gray Adventure) Author: L.J. Charles Format: Kindle Reason for Reading: It was free, to begin with. And then it was good, so that’s why I kept reading it. Cold, bony fingers dug into … Continue reading

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Book vs. Movie: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

Title: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy Author: John Le Carre Narrator: Michael Jayston Publisher: Penguin Group USA Format: Audio Book Film/Director: Tomas Alfredson Cast: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, John Hurt, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong DVD Release: 3/20/12 Grade: Audio book–B- / … Continue reading

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A New Author to Love!

My life has completely gone beserk this month, so you’re not getting a review today. And for that, please forgive me. I am here, however, to share with you a new author I have discovered.  Well, new to me, anyway. … Continue reading

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The Wonderful World of Reading

I don’t remember when I learned to read. I do recall that my first grade teacher proudly boasted that I was the youngest kid in the class (I was) and her best reader (I was). I admit it. I have … Continue reading

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Book AND Movie: Sophie Scholl

Book & Movie (I can’t exactly call this a Book vs. Movie, because I didn’t read the book (if there is one) that this movie is based upon.) Book: Sophie Scholl: The Real Story of the Woman Who Defied Hitler … Continue reading

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Book Review: Red Mist

Title: Red Mist Author: Patricia Cornwell Publisher: Penguin Group USA Format: Audio Book Number of Discs: 11 CDs/12.5 hours Read by: Kate Burton Grade: B for the book/A for the reader DISCLOSURE: I received an advance review copy from Penguin … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Skeleton in the Closet

Title: A Skeleton in the Closet Author: Judith K. Ivie Publisher: Mainly Murder Press LLC Copyright: April 1, 2009 Number of Pages: 232 Reason for Reading: The Kindle edition was free (IIRC), or else very affordable (as of 2/15/11, it’s … Continue reading

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