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In Wilderness by Diane Thomas: Psych Thriller Book Review & Giveaway

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In Wilderness

I grew up in the Appalachian Mountains, so I’m drawn to novels about that area. At the same time, I feel badly for authors who write about that area because I’m intent on ensuring the area is portrayed accurately. To me, the Appalachians, along with the Rocky Mountains and the Cascade Mountains, are among the […]

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Sisters of Shiloh by Kathy Hepinstall & Becky Hepinstall Hilliker

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We’re participating in the Fool for Books Giveaway Hop in honor of April Fool’s Day. It seems only fitting that we feature a novel for that giveaway that pulls the wool over on someone, doncha think? Well, the sisters in Sisters of Shiloh pulled the wool over the eyes of everyone in the Confederate Army. […]

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The Marauders by Tom Cooper: Book Review & Giveaway

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The Marauders

Today is Fat Tuesday, so it seems appropriate to feature a novel about the Louisiana bayou country. Even if it’s not about Mardi Gras, it is about pirate treasure among other things. I think that qualifies, don’t you? The Marauders by Tom Cooper is a classic Southern novel in many ways, featuring a cast of […]

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Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League by Jonathan Odell

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Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League

First of all, happy birthday to Miss Rosa Parks and thank you for taking a stand or, rather, keeping your seat. If you ever doubted the power of one person to make a difference then all you have to do is look at Rosa Parks and the courage it took for her to stay in […]

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Passing through Perfect by Bette Lee Crosby: Book Review & Giveaway

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Passing through Perfect

We’re participating in the Dreaming of Books Giveaway Hop and I can’t think of a more heartwarming novel to feature as our giveaway than bestselling and award-winning Bette Lee Crosby’s new addition to the Wyattsville series, Passing through Perfect. As with the prior two novels in this series, you can read it as a stand-alone […]

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Popcorn Reads’ Best Books of 2014: Collection & International Giveaway

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This is the most torturous thing I do every year. In fact, I think I completely wussed out last year on compiling this collection. It’s like asking a mother to pick a favorite child – agh! I can never pick just one because if I don’t like a book, it doesn’t get reviewed. The collection […]

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