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Stop by and read a few sentences about the books I love and the books I hated. Leave a comment or two. I am a former librarian and a voracious reader.
January 2020
read and rated
reviewed: You need to read this book
AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins This is an important book. Anyone who thinks all illegal aliens are criminals should read ...
American Dirt - Jeanine Cummins
December 2019
reviewed: a love story with a hurricane approaching
THE PROMISE by Ann Weisgarber If you are looking a book long description of the devastating hurricane of 1900 and its aft...
The Promise - Ann Weisgarber
December 2019
read and rated
reviewed: Frothy bit of Russian history
A COUNTESS BELOW STAIRS by Eva Ibbotson If you are enamored with the Russian Revolution and the Tsar’s family or you are a ...
A Countess Below Stairs - Eva Ibbotson
read and rated
reviewed: Lots of history, a bit of love
NEXT YEAR IN HAVANA by Chanel Cleeton A two generation story of Cuban refugees centers on Elisa, 19, when her wealthy fam...
Next Year in Havana - Chanel Cleeton
December 2019
read and rated
reviewed: a compelling read
THE GLOVEMAKER by Ann Weisgarber I almost stopped reading this novel because of the stream of consciousness style of writing ...
The Glovemaker - Ann Weisgarber
December 2019
So I skipped over this years ago when this came out cause I thought it was a prince/princess romance and hard nope out of the...
I hope this isn't the last book in the series, because this was a mess and did no one any favors. Yeah. I am ticked. I tol...
A great installment in the series before it started going a bit downhill for me. This book follows Marcie Sullivan as she tri...
Woo boy. This one really didn't work. The main couple (Vanni and Paul sucked) but Carr decides to force in romances for a fri...
Well another reviewer pointed out the huge plot point that was left unaddressed, so I don't feel bad for thinking the big was...