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August Escapes and Escapades #augustwrapup #wrapup #escapesandescpades

My escapades this month were few and far between. I really did not do much but eat, work and read. My daughter and I did attend a charcuterie board class. This class took place at Beth’s Bungalow on our square … Continue reading

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His Brand of Justice by Delores Fossen @harlequinbooks #romanticsuspense #fiction #review

Overview USA TODAY bestselling author Delores Fossen does it again, with a romantic suspense book that forces aUS Marshal to confront his past—and the woman who might hold all the answers…Can he help her recover her memory before they are … Continue reading

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The Last Story of Mina Lee by Nancy Jooyoun Kim @harlequinbooks #review #fiction

Book Summary: THE LAST STORY OF MINA LEE (on sale: September 1, 2020; Park Row Books; Hardcover; $27.99 US/ $34.99 CAN). opens when Margot Lee’s mother, Mina, doesn’t return her calls. It’s a mystery to twenty-six-year-old Margot, until she visits … Continue reading

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The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline #review #historicalfiction @bakerkline

Overview Seduced by her employer’s son, Evangeline, a naïve young governess in early nineteenth-century London, is discharged when her pregnancy is discovered and sent to the notorious Newgate Prison. After months in the fetid, overcrowded jail, she learns she is … Continue reading

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The Dazzling Truth by Helen Cullen #fiction #review #familysaga

Overview Poised to celebrate Christmas Eve on a beautifully scenic island off the coast of Ireland, the Moone family’s holiday is instead marred by tragedy. So begins Helen Cullen’s stirring family saga, THE DAZZLING TRUTH (Graydon House; August 18, 2020; … Continue reading

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Atomic Love by Jennie Fields @putnambooks #review #historicalfiction

Overview A novel of science, love, espionage, beautiful writing, and a heroine who carves a strong path in the world of men. As far as I’m concerned there is nothing left to want.”–Ann Patchett, author The Dutch House “A highly-charged love … Continue reading

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The Last of the Moon Girls By Barbara Davis @amazonpub @bdavisauthor #review #fiction @suzyapproved @suzyapbooktours

About The Book: Lizzy Moon never wanted Moon Girl Farm. Eight years ago, she left the land that nine generations of gifted healers had tended, determined to distance herself from the whispers about her family’s strange legacy. But when her … Continue reading

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The Day Lincoln Lost by Charles Rosenberg #historicalfiction #alternativehistory #review

The Day Lincoln LostCharles RosenbergOn Sale Date: August 4, 20209781335145222, 1335145222Hardcover$27.99 USD, $34.99 CADFiction / Alternative History / Thrillers / Historical432 pages Overview An inventive historical thriller that reimagines the tumultuous presidential election of 1860, capturing the people desperately trying … Continue reading

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Paris Never Leaves you by Ellen Feldman @stmartinspress #historicalfiction #review

Book Summary “Masterful. Magnificent. A passionate story of survival and a real page turner. This story will stay with me for a long time.” —Heather Morris, author of The Tattooist of Auschwitz and Cilka’s JourneyLiving through World War II working … Continue reading

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Poetic License by Gretchen Cherington @shewritespress @gosparkpoint #memoir #review

Overview At age forty, with two growing children and a new consulting company she’d recently founded, Gretchen Cherington, daughter of Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Richard Eberhart, faced a dilemma: Should she protect her parents’ well-crafted family myths while continuing to silence … Continue reading

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