Category Archives: short stories

Book Review: The Frangipani Hotel – Stories by Violet Kupersmith

Title: The Frangipani Hotel: Stories Author: Violet Kupersmith Genre: Magical realism, short stories Publisher: Spiegel & Grau Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from the publisher for a tour with TLC Book Tours Number of pages: 256 Goodreads … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: The Templar Legacy by Steve Berry; We Live in Water by Jess Walter; When Helping Hurts: How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor…and Yourself by Steve Corbett and Brian Fikkert

Title: The Templar Legacy Author: Steve Berry Genre: Thriller Publisher: Books on Tape Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: Audiobook from the public library Audiobook reader: Paul Michael Audiobook length: 15 hours and 44 minutes First line: Jacques de … Continue reading

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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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