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Enjoy 9 Lives to Live Free from February 9 -13

“If you had 9 Lives to Live, who would you live them with, and why? Magical Cool Cat Tatania reveals the mystery of choosing her humans when one of her 9 lives becomes intertwined with the present in a daunting … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

I find people who have overcome adversity more interesting than people who have not and this true story about overcoming unexpected adversity sounds like a doozy. Here is the description from Amazon: “Catherine Chagra and her two sisters, Cindy and … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

Wishing everyone a happy, healthy 2016 filled with wonderful books. Two intriguing non-fiction books landed in my mailbox this week. Here is the description from Amazon: “Ranging from the playful, to the fact-filled, and to the thoughtful, this collection tracks … Continue reading

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FREE Ebook Meow Now Brown Cow (A Magical Cool Cats Mysteries Short Story) January 6 through January 10

Enjoy a free download of Meow Now Brown Cow (A Magical Cool Cats Mysteries Short Story) from January 6 through January 10. Here is the description from Amazon: “With her delicate feline nostrils flaring, Tatania catches the scent of fire … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

Well, I know Vagrant Nation doesn’t sound like the cheeriest holiday time choice but I’ve always been interested in American History. According to the synopsis, there was once a time when someone could be arrested for “working too little”. Here … Continue reading

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Mulligan’s Christmas Stew – Audiobook Review

Here is the description of Mulligan’s Christmas Stew from Audible: “For more than 30 years as a roving reporter, AP pecial correspondent (and legendary storyteller) Hugh Mulligan wrote witty, quirky, and sometimes poignant Christmas columns from many distant datelines. Whether … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

I have a pre-order for the audiobook edition of Mulligan’s Christmas Stew. I want to listen to this author’s stories about celebrating Christmas all over the world through the years. Here is the description from Amazon: “For more than 30 … Continue reading

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Out of the Fog – Audiobook Review

There are no stereotypes in this story. What makes someone risk her own life to save a stranger from a hate crime perpetrated by violent bullies? The best explanation I’ve ever heard is that you feel such a strong affinity … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

The audiobook edition of Out of the Fog by Carolyn Nash landed in my mailbox this week. I love to be transported by a good audiobook. Here is the description from Amazon: What if you’re a suburban mom with a … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

Forked by Saru Jayaraman landed in my mailbox. This non fiction books is about food workers and asks diners to consider how much or (how little) they know about the people preparing their food when they dine out. Here is … Continue reading

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