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Death at a Fixer-Upper by Sarah T. Hobart: A Cozy Northern California Mystery

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Death of a Fixer-Upper

Death at a Fixer-Upper is Book #1 in the Home Sweet Home cozy mystery series by Sarah T. Hobart. As a real estate agent, Sarah knows a thing or two about Northern California real estate and the real-life weird things that can happen during real estate transactions. She also has a great sense of humor. […]

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Britt-Marie Was Here by Fredrick Backman: Finding Yourself A Bit Late

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Britt-Marie Was Here

I became an instant fan of Swedish author Fredrick Backman when I read A Man Called Ove, so I couldn’t wait to read Britt-Marie Was Here. If Ove was a curmudgeon then Britt-Marie is persnickety. This is another lovely story about breaking out of your comfort zone or, in this case, being kicked out of […]

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Outriders by Jay Posey: A New Masterful Military Space Thriller Series

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Outriders

Outriders is Book #1 in a new outer-space, military sci-fi series by Jay Posey. His name may ring a bell because we reviewed all of his novels in the dystopian, post-apocalyptic, sci-fi Duskwalker trilogy – a trilogy I absolutely loved. I can assure you that Jay has brought his unique spin to outer space in […]

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Warrior Witch by Danielle L. Jensen: A Fitting End to The Malediction Trilogy

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Warrior Witch

The Malediction trilogy by Danielle L. Jensen was an eye-opener for me. If you read my review of Book #1, Stolen Songbird (link at the end of this review), you’ll learn I initially turned down that novel because I couldn’t imagine that anyone could make trolls attractive much less romantic lead material. Boy, was I […]

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The Secrets of Flight by Maggie Leffler: Book Review & Giveaway Hop

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The Secrets of Flight

We’re starting our giveaway for the Amazing Books Giveaway Hop a day early. The book we’ve chosen seems appropriate for Mother’s Day – The Secrets of Flight by Maggie Leffler. It continues our historical fiction theme for the week, yet it also has a contemporary element as you’ll see in the video clip below. It’s […]

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Everyone Brave Is Forgiven by Chris Cleave: Life & Love in WWII London

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Everyone Brave Is Forgiven

Every novel bestselling author Chris Cleave writes is very different from his others. I’ve read both Little Bee and Gold, and loved them both even though they were completely different. FYI: We reviewed Gold and the link to that review appears at the end of this review. With his new historical World War II novel, […]

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