Monthly Archives: December 2010

Walking Israel: A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation

Walking Israel:  A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation by Martin Fletcher Published:  2010 by Thomas Dunne Books Source:  Borrowed from the library   I love reading travel narratives, because I until I win the lottery (ha!) this is the … Continue reading

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Walking Israel: A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation

Walking Israel:  A Personal Search for the Soul of a Nation by Martin Fletcher Published:  2010 by Thomas Dunne Books Source:  Borrowed from the library   I love reading travel narratives, because I until I win the lottery (ha!) this is the … Continue reading

Posted in non-fiction, reviews, travel

Ten Favorite Books of 2010

 Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s question is to list your top 10 favorite books of 2010.   I read a lot of good books this year, so I had to … Continue reading

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Ten Favorite Books of 2010

 Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s question is to list your top 10 favorite books of 2010.   I read a lot of good books this year, so I had to … Continue reading

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It’s Monday — What are you Reading?

  It’s Monday – What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at bookjourney to allow us to share with others in the book-loving cyberworld what is on our reading plates.   This week I finished the … Continue reading

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It’s Monday — What are you Reading?

  It’s Monday – What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at bookjourney to allow us to share with others in the book-loving cyberworld what is on our reading plates.   This week I finished the … Continue reading

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Secret Santa Meets the Grinch

*sigh*  I wasn’t sure if I was going to write a post about this, but I thought it might turn my lemon into someone else’s lemonade so here goes.  (and I know I’m going to sound petty and selfish — I … Continue reading

Posted in gifts, Holidays, ranting

Secret Santa Meets the Grinch

*sigh*  I wasn’t sure if I was going to write a post about this, but I thought it might turn my lemon into someone else’s lemonade so here goes.  (and I know I’m going to sound petty and selfish — I … Continue reading

Posted in gifts, Holidays, ranting

Crossing the Heart of Africa by Julian Smith

  Men (and women too, I suppose) will sometimes do strange things for love – serenade under the beloved’s window, rent a highway billboard to publicly declare one’s affection – but none I think have been so extreme as Ewart Grogan … Continue reading

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Crossing the Heart of Africa by Julian Smith

  Men (and women too, I suppose) will sometimes do strange things for love – serenade under the beloved’s window, rent a highway billboard to publicly declare one’s affection – but none I think have been so extreme as Ewart Grogan … Continue reading

Posted in reviews, travel