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Review of Cooking the Books by Kerry Greenwood

Cooking the Books is the latest Corinna Chapman mystery by Kerry Greenwood. In Cooking the Books Corinna is meant to be having a relaxing vacation while the bakery is closed but instead ends up baking for the set of a … Continue reading

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Recommend A…#5

Recommend A is a weekly meme hosted by shanyn at http://chickloveslit.com/ Today’s prompt for Recommend A… is “book that someone else recommended to you” and my recommendation is The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place, Book 1: The Mysterious Howling by … Continue reading

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Recommend A…#4

Recommend A is a weekly meme hosted by shanyn at http://chickloveslit.com/ Today’s prompt for Recommend A… is “book that you read this year” and my recommendation is Cinder.  Cinder is an updated version of Cinderella. It keeps some of the … Continue reading

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Recommend A…#3

Recommend A is a weekly meme hosted by shanyn at http://chickloveslit.com/ Today’s prompt for Recommend A… is “book that was published in 2010” and my recommendation is Matched. Goodreads summary: Cassia has always trusted the Society to make the right … Continue reading

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Recommend A…#1

I’m trying out a new meme from Chick Loves Lit called Recommend A. Check out this post for more info and for a list of the prompts. Today’s writing prompt for Recommend A is “trilogy”. The first trilogy that came … Continue reading

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Repurposing Books

I was recently gifted with a stack of vintage books that were going to be thrown out if I didn’t want them. They had been sitting on a shelf for several years, unused due to rips and tears, broken spines … Continue reading

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To “Live Another Day”

I absolutely love this. Brewster Kahle has a goal that even he doesn’t think is possible- to save a copy of every single book.  “The idea is to be able to collect one copy of every book ever published. We’re … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Gertrude Chandler Warner!

Happy Birthday Gertrude Chandler Warner! Although Gertrude Chandler Warner died at the age of 89 in 1978 her books still live on. Her series “The Boxcar Children” is still popular and is being continued by other authors, and has even … Continue reading

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