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The “I’ve Always Meant to Read That Book” Challenge: The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

Title: The Poisonwood Bible Author: Barbara Kingsolver Genre: Literary fiction, historical fiction Publisher: Harper Flamingo Rating: 4 out of 5 stars Source: Print copy from the public library Number of pages: 543 First line: Imagine a ruin so strange it … Continue reading

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Book Review: Evergreen by Rebecca Rasmussen

Title: Evergreen Author: Rebecca Rasmussen Genre: Historical fiction, literary fiction Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Rating: 5 out of 5 stars Source: Review copy from the publisher Number of pages: 334 First line: Eveline LeMay came after the water. Goodreads blurb: … Continue reading

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Book Spotlight and Giveaway: Baudelaire’s Revenge by Bob Van Laerhoven

Title: Baudelaire’s Revenge Author: Bob Van Laerhoven Genre: Historical mystery Publisher: Pegasus Crime Number of pages: 267 First line: Life and death had taught Commissioner Lefevre to love poetry and wenches, and in spite of his fifty-three years, he still … Continue reading

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