Monthly Archives: May 2013

The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner

Title: Angle of Repose Author: Wallace Stegner Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Penguin Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from my personal library First line: Now I believe they will leave me alone. Goodreads blurb: Wallace Stegner’s Pultizer … Continue reading

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Happy Release Day: Looking for Me by Beth Hoffman

A couple of weeks ago, I spent a wonderful morning browsing around a Barnes & Noble down in Spokane while waiting for my son. When I noticed that Beth Hoffman’s new book, Looking for Me, wasn’t on the shelf, I … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Last Camellia by Sarah Jio

Title: The Last Camellia Author: Sarah Jio Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Plume Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher First line: The old woman’s hand trembled as she clutched her teacup. Goodreads blurb: On the eve … Continue reading

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