Review: Fahrenheit 451

I know, I know, I’m totally late to the show on this one, but you know me – I’m a sucker for the classics. I didn’t have to read this one as required reading in high school. We read Catcher in the Rye, instead. No time is better than now, so I picked up a […]

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DUNE

Now, I’ll be honest, I’m a little out of my depth in the sci-fi category. It isn’t what I typically read and only picked up DUNE after it was suggested to me by a close friend. It’s his favorite book, you see, and how could I have never read it before?! He was incredulous. I […]

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Old Idioms

I have a confession to make: I judge books by their covers I can’t help it. Some art is just awful, while others are inspiring. At times, I have purchased books solely based on the cover art. Going in blind, so to speak, about the synopsis, the hook, the genre of the work. Very rarely am […]

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Review: Wings of Mayhem

Wings of Mayhem by Sue Coletta My rating: 5 of 5 stars   There is only one word out there that can sum up Sue Coletta’s latest work, Wings of Mayhem: Chilling. Right down to the bones, chilling. Coletta gives the reader not only a wild, squeamish ride, but she also accomplishes something most authors […]

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Review: The Scarab Murder Case

The Scarab Murder Case by S.S. Van Dine My rating: 5 of 5 stars   S. S. Van Dine is at it again with a plot filled with more twists than a back country road.   Taking place in a brownstone mansion equipped with its very own Egyptian museum, The Scarab Murder Case involves murder, […]

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The Call of the Canyon

The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey My rating: 5 of 5 stars   Escape into the depths of northern Arizona’s canyons where realities change and spirits are healed.   In the wake of the Great War Carley Burch finds herself dreaming of wedding bells and city life with her fiance, Glenn, in the […]

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Review: Waking Up Joy

Waking Up Joy by Tina Ann Forkner My rating: 5 of 5 stars   Add it to your summer reading list – Waking Up Joy is bound to leave you feeling refreshed and hankering for a glass of cool lemonade and a porch swing to sit on!   Joy Talley is something of a wildcard […]

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Rose Under Fire

Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein My rating: 5 of 5 stars   Haunting. That’s the only word I can truly use to describe it, just haunting. I think my eyes were the size of saucers, bugged out of my head as I flipped through each page of Rose Under Fire and it is no […]

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The Alchemaster’s Apprentice

The Alchemaster’s Apprentice by Walter Moers My rating: 5 of 5 stars   There’s a difference between a cat and a crat, such a difference it will leave you wondering which one your feline friend is.   Echo is a crat down on his luck – forced to live on the streets in an unkind […]

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Dust Review: Cathy Geha

Reviewer: Cathy Geha Rating: 5/5 stars Date: March 10, 2016 Austen leaves Oregon, her husband of 4 years and all that she has known. She wants to get back in touch with herself and feels the only way to do so is to leave, work hard on a ranch and find out what is really […]

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