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Ingrid by Lynnette Kraft – Book Trailer

Ingrid by Lynnette Kraft – Book Trailer   About the Author Lyn­nette Kraft is a cre­ative writer and uses sto­ry­telling to com­mu­ni­cate the value of hope, the beauty of restora­tion and the power of self­less love...
 
 
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Saint Brigids Bones
Saint Brigids Bones
Saint Brigids Bones

Review: Saint Brigid’s Bones, Philip Freeman

Early sixth century A.D. A monastery clinging to life. First a fire destroys the monastery’s outpost, then someone steals the bones of the monastery’s beloved saint. And on the trail of a deepening mystery is bard-turned-nun Si...
 
 
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tonynester

Author Interview with JT Sawyer

I, like many sci-fi lovers right now, am on a zombie apocalypse kick and I stumbled on a new author. JT Sawyer currently has three books out in his First Wave series about a biogenetic virus that has been released from the lab ...

 
 
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Review: The Invention of Wings, Sue Monk Kidd

There was a time in Africa the people could fly. Mauma told me this one night when I was ten years old. She said, ‘Handful, your granny-mauma saw it for herself. She say they flew over trees and clouds. She say they flew like b...
 
 
 
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The Cure
The Cure
The Cure

Review: The Cure by Douglas E. Richards

Who are the good guys? Douglas E Richards has an amazing talent at keeping the reader guessing.

 
 
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Arnaldur Indridason collage
Arnaldur Indridason collage

Who is Arnaldur Indriđason?

In early August, I took a trip to Sydney, Australia, and I made it a point to visit the city’s local bookstores. (Read my article from last week about that adventure!) During my stop at Berkelouw Books, I found a novel titled T...
 
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Ampersand Café Bookstore (photo from www.brasseriebread.com.au).
Ampersand Café Bookstore (photo from www.brasseriebread.com.au).
Ampersand Café Bookstore (photo from www.brasseriebread.com.au).

Previewing the National Book Award Longlist

Literary awards season is upon us. A few weeks ago, the good people over at the Man Booker Prize announced their longlist. What an eclectic and essentially unpredictable bunch that was, but it was, nevertheless, a wonderful lis...
 
 
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Geoffrey Morrison
Geoffrey Morrison
Geoffrey Morrison

Author Interview with Geoffrey Morrison

Several months ago I read and reviewed a great post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel called Undersea. Author Geoffrey Morrison has managed to create a world of believably advanced technology cobbled together from decades-old decaying p...

 
 
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ForThoseInPeril
ForThoseInPeril
ForThoseInPeril

For Those in Peril on the Sea, Colin M. Drysdale

Eternal Father strong to save Whose arm has bound the restless wave Who bids the mighty ocean deep O hear us when we cry to Thee For those in Peril on the sea Can you imagine leaving port one sunny day on some rich person’...
 
 
 
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Review: Seconds by Bryan Lee O’Malley

Don’t we all wish for second chances? The dream to correct our past mistakes haunts many of us. Bryan Lee O’Malley, the creator of the popular Scott Pilgrim comic series, doesn’t have much to correct this time out since his fir...
 
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Sydney Collage
Sydney Collage

In the Land Down Under: Best Sydney Bookstores

Nothing says more to me about a city than its bookstores. Whenever I visit a new location, I make it a point to visit as many bookshops as I can. In early August, I spent ten days in Sydney, Australia. While there, I had the op...