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Love and Scandal

Just finished reading two very different romance novels:  Toni Blake’s WILLOW SPRINGS and Karen Ranney’s A SCANDALOUS SCOT. WILLOW SPRINGS by Toni Blake takes place in Destiny, Ohio in the present day.  The main character, Amy Bright, is the best … Continue reading

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After the Abduction

New York Times Bestseller AFTER THE ABDUCTION by Sabrina Jeffries is for “anyone who loves romance” says Lisa Kleypas.  “Her wit and passion will enthrall you.”  says Christina Dodd. Romance novels are one of the best-selling genres and I am … Continue reading

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Love her books…

Just finished reading another Laura Lippman book.  ANOTHER THING TO FALL, a Tess Monaghan novel. The San Francisco Chronicle called it “A welcome addition to Tess Monaghan’s adventures and an insightful look at the desperation that drives those grasping for … Continue reading

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Impossible to put down

Just finished the novel, THE BLUE ZONE by Andrew Gross.  “Shocking…Gripping” says the Library Journal.  “…Impossible to put down” says the LA Times.  That is true.  Kept me up reading two nights in a row! What is THE BLUE ZONE?  … Continue reading

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The Big Apple!

My family lives in New York City and I always look forward to going to see them…and the city.  I just returned from a week there.  The main reason I flew there was to celebrate my grandson’s high school graduation, … Continue reading

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Encounter with a Legend

Have you ever met someone whom you have read about and heard about?  Well, that happened to me in 1951 in San Francisco.  I had just started at San Francisco State College (now University) to study education and dance.  Our … Continue reading

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A Fine Romance, My Dear, this is….

Always loved that song.  All of us want a little romance in our lives.  For some, it’s a partner and a night on the town.  For others…a good romance novel.  I have noticed that romance novels have changed a bit … Continue reading

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