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Bad Luck

The Seven or Eight Deaths of Stella Fortuna by Juliet Grames is a recently published novel which left me very disappointed. This fictional story about a woman named Stella is narrated by her granddaughter. In the beginning, Stella is an … Continue reading

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Pappa, Mamma, and Baby Bear

The Land of Steady Habits by Ted Thompson was a stellar find! I discovered it on the library shelf while looking for books on CD. I received so much more than anticipated from this fictional novel. This is the story … Continue reading

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Read One Book a Day and Call Me in the Morning

Nina Sankovitch’s eldest sister Anne-Marie died at the age of forty-six.  In response to her sister’s death, and her desire to heal her loss, Nina decided to devote a year of her life to reading a book a day.  Tolstoy … Continue reading

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