Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Glue

One Plus One is a recently published novel by Jojo Moyes. The book is billed as a love story, but I would additionally classify it as a story about single parenting. The heroine of this story is named Jess. I, … Continue reading

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Dawning

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr is one of the best books I have read this year. I was so impressed with this novel that I am planning to look into Doerr’s previous award-winning stories. This powerful story … Continue reading

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Continental Correspondence

84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff inspired a wonderful movie I watched on TCM not long ago staring Anthony Hopkins and Anne Bancroft. The story so moved me that I decided to find a copy of the book to read. … Continue reading

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Will the Real Shakespeare Please Stand Up?

The Bookman’s Tale by Charlie Lovett is a fictional mystery which I believe most book lovers will enjoy. The story is about a young widower named Peter who restores, sells, and collects old books.  An introvert, Peter prefers the solace … Continue reading

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Misconceptions

The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker is a LONG mystery book filled with many twists and turns. Originally written in French, the novel won a few  international awards. This is a story about a young author … Continue reading

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