Category Archives: Mailbox Monday

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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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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Mailbox Monday

Frederick’s Queen by Suzan Tisdale landed in my mailbox. I’m looking forward to being transported by listening to this historical romance audiobook. Here is the description from Amazon: “There can be no light without darkness, no hope without despair, no … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

I was drawn to Christmas at the Vicarage partly because I had an OMG it’s almost Christmas moment yesterday and partly because the second chance at first love theme reminded me of a dear friend. My dear friend reunited with … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

Helena Rubinstein, growing up poor in Poland, knew she was destined for big things from the beginning. She discovered that lanolin from sheep made a fabulous moisturizer and experimented with lavender and other herbs to create a facial cream that … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday: The Power of Gratitude

One of the things I’ve learned since one of the lights went out of my life, otherwise known as my little kitty died, is to be grateful for the time I had with her. I’m reading The Power of Gratitude … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

I’m looking forward to listening to this collection of essays: Love and Other Ways of Dying. Here is the description from Amazon: “In this moving, lyrical, and ultimately uplifting collection of essays, Michael Paterniti turns a keen eye on the … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

I’m looking forward to reading The American Dream Romance Collection: Nine Historical Romances Grow Alongside a New Country. Here is the description from Amazon: “Meet the faithful dreamers who helped build the foundation of the new American nation—from four brothers … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday

I had some diverse non-fiction books land in my mailbox this Monday. This is the audiobook edition of one of the most unbelievable spy stories of all time. A high ranking CIA official trained his son to spy on the … Continue reading

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