Monthly Archives: January 2014

The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book!” Challenge: The Complete Stories by Flannery O’Connor

Title: The Complete Stories Author: Flannery O’Connor Genre: Short stories, literary fiction Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Source: Print copy from my personal library Number of pages: 576 pages First line: Old Dudley folded into the chair he was gradually … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Different Sun by Elaine Neil Orr

Title: A Different Sun Author: Elaine Neill Orr Genre: Historical fiction Publisher: Berkley Books Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher for a book tour with TLC Book Tours Number of pages: 379 pages First … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – January 26, 2014

Time: 7:23 p.m., Saturday evening Thankful for: Almost three full days away with Kevin! Kevin and I took off Thursday morning and didn’t get back until a few hours ago. We went down to Spokane, stayed at the Oxford Suites, … Continue reading

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