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Leslie Wright is an author and blogger in the Northwest.

Book Review: ‘End of Days” – Book Three of ‘Penryn and the End of Days,’ a Dystopic Novel by Susan Ee

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Ee has given us a war and a world in turmoil. There is darkness and adventure, but also an underlying faith that will hold even in the worst of situations. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Where They Found Her’ – a Mystery by Kimberly McCreight

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In "Where They Found Her" by Kimberly McCreight, we are drawn into the world of a woman who's lost a child, following her on a risky path toward healing. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Capital Dames,’ A Glance at the Women of the Civil War by Cokie Roberts

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While the emphasis is on the woman, it is the history and the making of it that seems to be the guide. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Haunting of Sunshine Girl’ – A Novel Based on the YouTube Web Series Phenomenon by Paige McKenzie

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As Sunshine reaches the age of 16 things seem just a bit different, but she can’t really get a feel for it. Going cross-country to the Northwest for her mother’s new job she finds the new house they are moving into decidedly creepy. Sleep is becoming more difficult and her mother is becoming more distant. Life is taking a dangerous turn. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Smile Now, Cry Later’ – A Chuck Restic Mystery by Paul MacDonald

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Chuck’s concern occurs when Ed, an employee that never calls in sick, disappears not long after his conversation with him. Due to his perceived connection, Chuck determines that he will find out what is happening with this missing employee. It is here, the danger begins. Read More »

Book Review: ‘True Medical Detective Stories,’ A Compilation of True-life Medical Cases Presented by Clifton K. Meador, M.D.

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A compilation of true medical mysteries proves an entertaining and challenging read. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Diamond Head,’ a Novel of Change and Tradition by Cecily Wong

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This is a tale of tragedy, lies, loss and sacrifice spanning the time from the Boxer Rebellion to the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Shadow Cabinet: Shades of London’ by Maureen Johnson

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Rory and her group, known as the ghost squad find their own time running out as they search for their friend, and contain the damage that is engendered by Jane and her own group as they try to unleash a nightmare on the city. Can they stop the damage and still find Stephen before it is too late? Read More »

Book Review: ‘A Dangerous Place’ A Maisie Dobbs Novel by Jacqueline Winspear

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A historical mystery filled with romance, danger and travel. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Bookseller’ by Cynthia Swanson

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The bookshop is no longer as successful and Kitty and her friend Frieda must make a decision to move forward. Yet her dreams begin to seem more real than her life at the bookshop, and make her wonder. Does she have a choice in what she wants in life? Read More »