Category Archives: Book Tour

Book Tour: American Gods by Neil Gaiman

When I first read Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book, I was stunned by how much I liked it. I was just plain blown away. How could that be? I’ve never been one for ghost stories or vampires or anything smacking … Continue reading

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Book Review: Red Leaves by Paulina Simons

A few weeks ago, a fellow book-lover and I were having a conversation about how we’ve each gotten into a “reading rut” – each of us reading only our favorite genres. We tried to describe what kind of book we’d … Continue reading

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An Exciting New Book On Tour: Mississippi Blood by Greg Iles

I have been excitedly waiting for this book to arrive – and now it is finally here. This is the exciting conclusion to the Penn Cage Trilogy and I’m so happy to say that it did not disappoint. When I … Continue reading

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My Week . . .

Hi everyone. Thanks for stopping by to check on my activities this week. I concentrated on two books this week. The first book is the one I shared with you last Tuesday, Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi.I’m still working on … Continue reading

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A Fun Book On Tour: Love, Literary Style

After all the dark and depressing stuff (mostly political) I’ve been reading the last couple of weeks I was ready for something light and fun. Maybe something that would make me laugh out loud? A good romantic comedy should do … Continue reading

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A Book On Tour

The Dude Diet: Clean(ish) Food For People Who Like To Eat Dirty by Serena Wolf Publisher: Harper Wave (October 25, 2016) Hardcover: 352 pages It’s been a while since I’ve had a new cookbook. This one has been a nice treat … Continue reading

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Book Review: Closed Casket

As you know, I’ve been an Agatha Christie fan since my teen years. I’ve read them all at least once and am now rereading them in publication order. When I saw that Agatha Christie’s family had okayed a new set … Continue reading

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Book Tour: All the Single Ladies

Author: Dorothy Benton Frank Publisher: William Morrow, Reprint: May 16, 2016 Let Summer Reading begin! A Dorothea Benton Frank novel is the right way to start the season. It’s light, fun, has a happy ending, makes you think about good … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Opposite of Everyone

Author: Joshilyn Jackson Publisher: William Morrow, 2016 The Opposite of Everyone was an absolute experience for me. This was not a casual turn-the-pages read. I was in the middle of the main character, Paula’s,  life—in the present and her past. … Continue reading

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