Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Bleating Bush

I became interested in reading The Road From Coorain by Jill Ker Conway after watching a Masterpiece Theatre movie based on the book.  The story intrigued me and I tracked down a copy of the book so that I might … Continue reading

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Feedback request!

I’m planning ahead for holiday books to read this year and welcome suggestions from Bookwinked followers. I’ve read and reviewed: Thanksgiving by Glenn Alan Cheney Skipping Christmas by John Grisham Christmas Gift! by Ferrol Sams Giovanni’s Light by Phyllis Theroux The Shepherd, the Angel, … Continue reading

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Regnad Kcin

Lucky Bastard by S. G. Browne is a really funny book.  A lifelong fan of “noir”, I marveled at this clever story about a young man with the ability to steal other people’s luck simply by shaking their hand.  Along the … Continue reading

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Globe Trecking

Around the World with Auntie Mame by Patrick Dennis is a delightful continuation of the earlier, more widely known book, Auntie Mame.  This book begins with Patrick and his wife wondering what has become of Auntie Mame and their son … Continue reading

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