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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: ‘Stretch Marks: Essays for the Unfinished Woman’ by Joan Anderson

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Anderson teaches us acceptance of bodies that change, and now must serve us in new ways. 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: ‘Unity 3D UI Essentials’ by Simon Jackson

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While the book could be a bit more straightforward, there's no disputing its usefulness. 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 »

Book Review: ‘A Reunion of Ghosts’, The Portrait of a Complicated Family by Judith Claire Mitchell

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The Alter sisters, Lady, Vee and Delph are truly and eclectic mix of strange, interesting and absurd. They live together now in their families apartment. Bad luck seems to follow them the same as that of their lineage, and yet they know that no matter what happens they have each other. Their sense of humor is intact and they use it to keep themselves and each other entertained. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Dying For The Past’– a ‘Gumshoe Ghost Mystery’ by T. J. O’Connor

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The second in T.J. O’Connor's 'Gumshoe Ghost Mystery' series, is an overly complicated tale of gangsters and murder over four generations. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Boko Haram: Inside Nigeria’s Unholy War’ by Mike Smith

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Boko Haram is a growing threat, but an even bigger threat is not understanding how they got here. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Traveling Left of Center and Other Stories,’ A Noteworthy Short Story Collection by Nancy Christie

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A noteworthy look at human angst. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Alchemist’s Daughter: A Bianca Goddard Mystery’ by Mary Lawrence

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If you enjoy history and mystery with fun and romance, as well as a creep appeal you will find The Alchemist's Daughter a truly amazing addition to your library. Read More »