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Summer Reading for Fun and More

No matter how busy I am, I manage to fit in time to read. Whether it’s two minutes while I wait for my tea to heat up, or an entire afternoon on the deck with a thrilling novel, I make … Continue reading

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Resurrection and Redemption

It’s the Easter season. A time we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus and new life. So I thought I’d look around for some books with themes of resurrection and redemption. Books about new lives and starting over.  Books that tell … Continue reading

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What is the Value of a Life?

Read just about any news story and the question of the value of a life will come up. Should the government use its resources to feed people, valuing their existence? Or educate them? Or does life have only the value … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Reading

Life is swirling around me like the autumn leaves before a stiff wind. Still, nothing can get in the way of me finding a minute or two for a good read. This month I found three worth sharing. Lexicon I … Continue reading

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Reading for Summer Rainy days

Summers, I love to be outside. But when rainy weather keeps me indoors, there’s nothing like a great book. Lately I’ve found several that drew me into their worlds and kept me there, entranced by the story and eager to … Continue reading

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A Mixed Bag of Summer Reading

Usually when I read for pleasure, I’m looking for entertainment. While fantasy and historical fiction are two of my favorite genres, I’m not stuck on them. This week I read books in three different genres: fantasy, mystery and non-fiction.   … Continue reading

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More Fun Than Facebook

See all those kids with their noses glued to their phones? That’s what my mother used to say about me. Except my nose was stuck in a book. People scoff at those who seem glued to their devices. I’m feeling … Continue reading

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A Feast of Fun Reading

Lately I’ve been lamenting the fact that I couldn’t find any great books to read, books I would treasure and read with enjoyment, books I would be drawn to re-read and delight in over and over. It seems now I … Continue reading

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A Good Book is Hard to Find

There’s nothing I like better on a cold winter’s night than to curl up with a good book in front of the fire. This winter, finding said good book proved to be a challenge. My crazy travel schedule left little … Continue reading

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Fun Fall Reading

Winning NaNo had its benefits….I won 10 free books on Kobo! Now, they were books Kobo picked out, but still….free is free. Since I don’t own a Kobo reader, I had to go through a few gyrations to set up … Continue reading

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