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Book Review: ‘Angry Optimist: The Life and Times of Jon Stewart’

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'Angry Optimist' is a mostly fluffy and, at times, disjointed look at the host of 'The Daily Show.' Read More »

Book Review: ‘Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye: The Barbara Payton story’

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O'Dowd maintains a passionate tone, almost febrile in some passages, throughout this extensive and methodical biography of an underrated performer whose career was truncated by her terrible death at only 39. Read More »

Book Review: ‘High Country Nocturne’ A Thriller By Jon Talton

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'High Country Nocturne' is an exciting thriller that will make for an excellent summer read. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Second Life,’ A Novel of Murder and Secrets by S.J. Watson

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Watson takes us on a strange and perilous journey into darkness, secrets and murder in a way that creates creepy vibes that make you uncomfortable. J Read More »

Book Review: “A Girl Undone’ – A Girl Called Fearless Series by Catherine Linka

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In a world where marriages and women are bought and bartered, Avie has escaped her own confines with her real love Yates. After a confrontation with the government, he has been hospitalized in critical condition and she is on the run. She carries information that she must get to the Paternalist party if she can locate the correct person. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Art Chantry Speaks: A Heretic’s History of 20th Century Graphic Design’ by Art Chantry

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'Art Chantry Speaks: A Heretic's History of 20th Century Graphic Design' is a graphic designer's archaeological “dig” through the left-over detritus of the 20th century. Read More »

Book Review: ‘An Unbroken Educational Apartheid Legacy’ by David E. Morgan, Ph.D.

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An Unbroken Educational Apartheid Legacy should be read by educators and school administrators looking for real change. Read More »

Book Review: ‘A Sporting Murder’ – An Eve Appel Mystery by Lesley A. Diehl

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If you enjoy mystery, romance and a little bit of crazy you will enjoy "A Sporting Murder." Eve Appel is a great character and her relationships keep the fun and mystery rolling in unexpected directions. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Granite Steps: A Parable for Success’ by Kevin Allen

The Granite Steps: A Parable for Success by Kevin Allen

Fable 'The Granite Steps,' offers solid steps for success in business and life. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Madison’s Song’ by Christine Amsden

A stand-alone companion book to the Cassie Scot series.

Madison's Song is highly recommended for its non-stop action and skilful characterization. Read More »