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Book Review: Elemental by Amanda Curtin


Margaret Duthie Tulloch is a storyteller whose bedtime tales of Fish Meggie, the Gutting Girl from the Top of the World, delight her granddaughter Laura, her “lambsie”. She promises to write those stories down for Laura, and though her Lambsie has grown up and Meggie is dying, she manages to write it all out, but rather than a series of ... Read More »

Angelina Jolie Reveals Double Mastectomy – Will Her Bravery Help Redefine What Is Beautiful?


Not one to seem to be held down by standards, Ms. Jolie is now setting new ones. Read More »

Welcome Back . . . The Saint!


A new series of Leslie Charteris The Saint reissues includes new material and all the Saintliness that readers have been loving for over 80 years. Read More »

Book Review: The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker

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A golem brought to life and a jinni meet in turn of the century New York City Read More »

Book Review: The King of Good Intentions by John Andrew Frederick

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Great first novel from the leader of the band The Black Watch. Read More »

Tiger Woods Wins Players Championship – Now Destiny Awaits Him


For now it is clear Tiger is playing like he did a decade ago, and that means all things are possible. Read More »

Book Review: A Game of Thrones Series by George R. R. Martin

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Time magazine called the author "an American Tolkien". High praise indeed -- but is it accurate? Read More »

New Trans-Atlantic Free Trade Zone Deal Could Become A Reality


The Trans-Atlantic Free Trade Zone could become a reality in the not too distant future. Read More »

First Mother’s Day Without Dad


On this Mother’s Day I will try to get through the day knowing Mom and Dad are together but also with me. Read More »

TV Review: Glee – “All or Nothing”


Glee's season finale is a great episode, but provides almost no end-of-the-year closure. Read More »