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The Queen

The Beekeeper’s Apprentice by Laurie R. King is the first in the series of Sherlock Holmes and Mary Russell Mysteries. This is the book I should have read first because it establishes the relationship between Holmes and Russell, but either … Continue reading

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This Is How It Was…

My Russian Grandmother and Her American Vacuum Cleaner by Meir Shalev caught my attention when I noticed it on a friend’s Goodreads list.  Am I glad it did! The memoir is written by a man who was born in Nahalal, … Continue reading

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