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BOOK REVIEW: Ten Days Gone by Beverly Long

Title: Tend Days GoneAuthor: Beverly LongPublication: February 18, 2020Publisher:  MIRAGenre: Mystery/Thriller/SuspensePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) They know exactly when he’ll strike… They just have to find him first. In all their years working for the Baywood police department, detectives A.L. McKittridge and Rena Morgan have never seen anything like it. …

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BOOK REVIEW: Hers To Tame by Rhenna Morgan

Title: Hers To TameAuthor: Rhenna MorganPublication: March 16, 2020Publisher:  Carina PressGenre: Contemporary RomancePages: 352 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) As an avtoritet for the most powerful crime syndicate in New Orleans, Kir Vasilek doesn’t act without purpose, doesn’t speak without thought and never, ever loses his cool. The lives of his brothers, his family, depend …

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BOOK TO TV COMPARISON: The Handmaid’s Tale

I have a confession. I watched the show before reading the book. I had never even heard of The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood before the show hit Hulu a few years back. So years later I decided it was time to read it and compare it to the show. …

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BOOK REVIEW: Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson

Title: Snow Falling on CedarsAuthor: David GutersonPublication: September 12, 1994Publisher:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Genre: Contemporary FictionPages: 482 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is …

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BOOK REVIEW: Her Homecoming Wish by Jo McNally

Title: Her Homecoming WishAuthor: Jo McNallyPublication: February 1, 2020Publisher: HarlequinGenre: RomancePages: 288 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Mackenzie Wallace hopes there’s still some bad boy lurking beneath single father Danny Adams’s upright exterior. Being the proverbial good girl left her brokenhearted and alone in the past. Now she’s back in town and …

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BOOK REVIEW: The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Title: The Starless SeaAuthor: Erin MorgensternPublication: November 5, 2019Publisher: DoubledayGenre: FantasyPages: 487 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Far beneath the surface of the earth, upon the shores of the Starless Sea, there is a labyrinthine collection of tunnels and rooms filled with stories. The entryways that lead to this sanctuary are often …

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BOOK REVIEW: Tunnel of Bones by Victoria Schwab

Title: Tunnel of BonesAuthor: Victoria SchwabPublication: September 3, 2019Publisher: Scholastic PressGenre: Children’s FantasyPages: 304 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Trouble is haunting Cassidy Blake . . . even more than usual. She (plus her ghost best friend, Jacob, of course) are in Paris, where Cass’s parents are filming their TV show about …

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Liz’s Favorite Books of 2019

Well, here it is finally.  After sickness, busyness, the holiday and a large amount of procrastination my Top 10 book round-up of 2019.  With 112 books read in 2019, it took me a hot minute to whittle my list down to 10, but I finally did it.  Without any further …

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BOOK REVIEW: Almost Just Friends by Jill Shalvis

Title: Almost Just FriendsAuthor: Jill ShalvisPublication: January 21, 2020Publisher: William Morrow PaperbacksGenre: RomancePages: 384 SYNOPSIS: (From Goodreads) Piper Manning’s about as tough as they come, she’s had to be. She raised her siblings and they’ve thankfully flown the coop. All she has to do is finish fixing up the lake …

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