Monthly Archives: November 2013

Book Review: Buying In by Laura Hemphill

Title: Buying In Author: Laura Hemphill Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: New Harvest Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher for a tour with TLC Book Tours First line: If anyone found her here, she’d be … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld; The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty; and Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes

Title: Sisterland Author: Curtis Sittenfeld Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Random House Audio Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from the public library Audiobook reader: Rebecca Lowman Audiobook length: 14 hours and 59 minutes First line: The first earthquake … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – November 24, 2013

Time: 10:55 p.m., Saturday evening. Thankful for: Laughter with friends, old and new. I had some great conversations with friends today, both online and in person, and I laughed a lot. Good medicine, that. Looking forward to: A week off … Continue reading

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