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review: Bride of Pendorric

Bride of Pendorric by Victoria Holt Nineteen-year-old Favel Farrington has lived most of her life with her parents on the…

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First Line Friday: 5/19/17

“Rebecca Hoffmann was summoned by the secret police on a rainy Monday in 1961.” EDGE OF ETERNITY by Ken Follett…

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review: A Wilder Rose

A Wilder Rose by Susan Wittig Albert Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House on the Prairie series has been a staple…

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First Line Friday: 01/27/17

“It was dark where she was crouched but the little girl did as she’d been told.” THE FORGOTTEN GARDEN by…

Posted in 20th Century Cold War Reviews

review: West of the Wall

West of the Wall by Marcia Preston The year after the Berlin Wall was constructed, Trudy Hulst and her family…

Posted in 20th Century First Line Friday WWII

First Line Friday: 01/20/17

“Caught between green earth and blue sky, only truth kept me sane, but now lies disturb my peace.” THE TRUE…

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review & giveaway: The Chosen Maiden

The Chosen Maiden by Eva Stachniak Author’s Website COMMENT TO ENTER GIVEAWAY. US/CANADA RESIDENTS ONLY. Chronicling the years 1894 to…

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review: One Way or Another

One Way or Another The Snipesville Chronicles, Book 4 by Annette Laing The conclusion to Annette Laing’s time-travel young adult…

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New Year, New Books!

To kick off 2017, I ordered myself 4 books that have been on my my wishlist. This year I plan…

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First Line Friday: 12/30/16

Welcome to the initial post of First Line Friday, where I choose a book from my shelf and post the…

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review: Sleeping Above Chaos

Sleeping Above Chaos by Ann Hite A Black Mountain Novel Set in North Carolina in the 1940’s and 50’s, this…

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Audiobook Pick: A Wilder Rose

A Wilder Rose by Susan Wittig Albert Audiobook narrated by Mary Robinette Kowal book description: “The Little House books, which…