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TLC Book Tour – The Uninvited Guests

The Uninvited Guests by Sadie Jones Published:  2012 by Harper Perennial Source:  Received from the publisher for review  In 1912 at a run-down English estate, the “man of the house”, Edward Swift, departs for Manchester to make a last-ditch effort … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour – An Uncommon Education

An Uncommon Education by Elizabeth Percer Published:  2012 by Harper Perennial Source:  Received from publisher for review   An Uncommon Education starts out well enough – we meet Naomi Feinstein, a young girl with fragile parents – mother, emotionally; father … Continue reading

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Lunch with Buddha Giveaway Winner

Congratulations to LEAH — she has won my giveaway of a copy of Lunch with Buddha. I have contacted her for her mailing address. Thank you all for visiting and commenting, I still have to figure out a way for … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour: Confessions of Joan the Tall

Confessions of Joan the Tall:  A Memoir by Joan Cusack Handler Published:  2012 by CavanKerry Press Source:  Received from the publisher for review   I was not brought up in a religious household, so rituals and traditions of the Catholic … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour: Lunch with Buddha and Giveaway!

Lunch with Buddha by Roland Merullo Published:  2012 by AJAR Contemporaries Source:  Received from the publisher for review   Let me tell you a story:  About two months ago I received an e-mail from Lisa, one of the TLC Book … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour — The Good Muslim

The Good Muslim by Tahmima Anam Published:  2011 by Harper Perennial Source:  Received from publisher for review I’ve said it before, but I will say it again:  One of my favorite things about reading is that I learn about people … Continue reading

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Giveaway Winner — The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry

Using random.org, and numbering the comments in the order in which they were received, the winner of the giveaway for a copy of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry is …… ….. Anne! Congratulations…. I have contacted you via e-mail … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour: The World We Found

The World We Found by Thrity Umrigar Published:  2012 by Harper Source:  Purchased Reading Challenge:  Wishlist Challenge   This novel is about friendship and the lengths one would go to help friends in need.   As young university students, Armaiti, … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour — Flight from Berlin

Flight from Berlin by David John Published:  2012 by Harper Source:  Received ARC from publisher for review Flight from Berlin is a historical novel that plays with history a little bit.  Beginning with the 1936 Berlin Olympics and ending with … Continue reading

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Sitting Around on a Sunday — The Parental Visit Edition

My parents are visiting this weekend, so my routines (such as they are) have been thrown off the last few days.  They do their own thing — primarily shop — while they are here, so I’m not required to be … Continue reading

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