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Elizabeth Cole

Stay-at-home mom to two children and one toddler. I love to read, travel (haven't done it in a while), and cook. Born and raised in Three Rivers, Michigan and currently, reside in Northern Michigan. Can't wait to start sharing my book thoughts/ reviews with you!!

BOOK REVIEW: Playing for Keeps by Jill Shalvis

Title: Playing for KeepsAuthor: Jill ShalvisPublication: January 22, 2019Publisher: AvonGenre: RomancePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) If you’re planning on falling in love…When it comes to the confident, charismatic Caleb Parker, Sadie Lane feels the spark—the kind that comes from rubbing each other the wrong way. She’s yoga pants, he’s a suit. …

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BOOK REVIEW: Like a Mother by Angela Garbes

Title: Like A MotherAuthor: Angela GarbesPublication: May 29, 2018Publisher: Harper WaveGenre: Personal Health, Pregnancy & WomenPages: 256 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) What to read after What to Expect . . . . A badass, feminist, and personal deep-dive into the science and culture of pregnancy and early motherhood that debunks myths and …

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BOOK REVIEW: Hearts Abroad by Skye McNeil

Title: Hearts AbroadAuthor: Skye McNeilPublication: February 2, 2019Publisher: Hot Tree PublishingGenre: Women’s Fiction, Romance SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) When a fun-loving American nanny turns a millionaire British single dad’s world upside down, it’s inevitable life is going to get complicated. Taking a break from screenwriting in New York City, Londyn Bellerose takes a nannying …

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TV RECAP: Outlander S4:E12, Providence

****SPOILER ALERT**** ****SPOILER ALERT**** ****SPOILER ALERT**** If you have not watched the most recent episode of Outlander, turn back now. Spoilers lie ahead. You have been warned! ****SPOILER ALERT**** As the episode opens, Roger is still being shoved down the row of Mohawk men.  He is being hit and kicked …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie Barrows

Title: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie SocietyAuthor: Mary Ann Shaffer & Annie BarrowsPublication: July 29, 2008Publisher: The Dial PressGenre: Historical Fiction, World War IIPages: 322 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) As London emerges from the Second World War, writer Juliet Ashton attempts to find new material for a book. Little does …

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BOOK REVIEW: Bergdorf Blondes by Plum Sykes

Title: Bergdorf BlondesAuthor: Plum SykesPublication: August 19, 2014Publisher: HarperCollinsGenre: Contemporary Fiction, Women’s FictionPages: 339 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Plum Sykes beguiling debut welcomes readers to the glamorous world of Park Avenue Princesses, the girls who careen through Manhattan in search of the perfect Fake Bake (tan acquired from Portofino Tanning Salon), a …

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Liz’s Favorite Books of 2018

With more than 60 books read this year, Liz narrowed down a few of her favorite books from 2018. Check them out and let us know what you plan on reading in 2019! City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab  Cassidy is special.  After her near-death drowning experience, she has been …

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BOOK REVIEW: Texan Hearts by Lindsay Detwiler

Title: Texan Hearts (Lines in the Sand #3)Author: Lindsay DetwilerPublication: August 11, 2018Publisher: Hot Tree PublishingGenre: RomancePages: 364 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Join hot cowboy Levi and quirky author Jodie this Thanksgiving in a fun short story of heat, cringe-worthy families, and dramas of the heart. “You’re out of control,” I say …

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