Monthly Archives: May 2011

Book Review: The Awakening and Selected Short Fiction by Kate Chopin

Title: The Awakening and Selected Short Fiction Author: Kate Chopin Genre: Classic fiction Publisher: Barnes & Noble Classics Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: A green and yellow parrot, which hung … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ashes of the Earth: A Mystery of Post-Apocalyptic America by Eliot Pattison

Title: Ashes of the Earth: A Mystery of Post-Apocalyptic America Author: Eliot Pattison Genre: Dystopian fiction, mystery Publisher: Counterpoint Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher First line: The faces of the many child suicides … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday – May 30, 2011

Tassy Morgan’s Bluff by Jim Stinson – Review copy from the publisher Mailbox Monday is a weekly meme for book bloggers to share their recent acquisitions. If you’re eager to tell the rest of the book blogging world about the … Continue reading

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