Monthly Archives: June 2010

Mini-reviews: Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro; The Language of Bees by Laurie R. King; Genesis by Bernard Beckett; and The Likeness by Tana French

All of these books were so good – definitely good enough to warrant their own reviews. I got very behind on reviews when we were in the hospital, though, and so I’m resorting to my old stand-by of mini-reviews to … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: The Map of True Places by Brunonia Barry

Title: The Map of True Places Author: Brunonia Barry Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: William Morrow Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher, audiobook from the public library Audiobook reader: Alyssa Bresnahan First line: In the years … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesdays – June 29, 2010

Venetia Kelly’s Traveling Show by Frank Delaney “That’s the joke. An Irishman walked out of a pub.” Tell Me a Secret by Holly Cupala I looked back at the long letter of truth I had typed to the BabyCenter girls, … Continue reading

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