Category Archives: First Paragraph

What Am I Reading? Boundary Waters by William Kent Krueger

Over the weekend I devoured Iron Lake by William Kent Krueger. It’s the first book in the Cork O’Connor series. It was so good that I was compelled to start the second book, Boundary Waters immediately. This author is an exceptional … Continue reading

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What Am I Reading? Memory Man by David Baldacci

I’m featuring a book by David Baldacci. I haven’t read one of his books in several years, but my husband is a big fan. He tipped me off to this new series. Memory Man is the first book and the … Continue reading

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What Am I Reading? Cop Town by Karin Slaughter

The book I’m featuring this week is one that is quite fascinating. It’s a crime novel set in Atlanta in 1974. This was a time when women police officers were a brand-new item to the pooler force. How the women … Continue reading

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Wondrous Words #362

Every week word-lovers post new words they’ve discovered while reading. It’s called Wondrous Words Wednesday and was created by Kathy at Bermuda Onion’s Weblog. I found this word in a NY Times article: schadenfreude: In a political campaign as relentlessly nasty as this one, … Continue reading

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