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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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TLC Book Tour — The Thread

The Thread by Victoria Hislop Published:  2012 by Harper Source:  Received ARC from publisher for review The Thread is the story of Dimitri and Katerina and their lives in the city of Thessaloniki, Greece.  Born in different cities and in … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour – The Flight of Gemma Hardy

The Flight of Gemma Hardy by Margot Livesey Published:  2012 by Harper Perennial Source:  Received from publisher for review **** WARNING ****  The following comments may be taken as spoilers to some people.  I have made the assumption that readers … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour — The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D.

The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D. by Nichole Bernier Published:  2012 by Crown Publishers Source:  Received from publisher for review The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D. asks a question:  how well do we really know anyone close to us? A … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour — Equal of the Sun

Equal of the Sun by Anita Amirrezvani Published:  2012 by Scribner Source:  Received e-galley from the publisher for review   Equal of the Sun is a novel set in a time and place not commonly seen:  16th century Persia.  More common … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour — Passing Love

Passing Love by Jacqueline E. Luckett Published:  2012 by Grand Central Publishing Source:  received ARC from author for review   Regular readers of my blog will know that I have a soft spot for books set in Paris.  That influenced … Continue reading

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TLC Book Tour – Akhmed and the Atomic Matzo Balls

Akhmed and the Atomic Matzo Balls:  A Novel of International Intrigue, Pork-Crazed Termites, and Motherhood by Gary Buslik Published:  2012 by Solas House Fiction Source:  Received from the author for review I’ll admit it – I have a dark sense … Continue reading

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