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The House of Hawthorne by Erika Robuck

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Publisher: NAL Published On: May 5, 2015 Length: 416 pages Summary from the Publisher: Beset by crippling headaches from a young age and endowed with a talent for drawing, Sophia is discouraged by her well-known New England family from pursuing a woman’s traditional roles. But from their first meeting, Nathaniel and Sophia begin an intense […]

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The Girl in the Spider’s Web by David Lagercrantz ~ Audiobook Review

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The Girl in the Spider’s Web: A Lisbeth Salander novel by David Lagercrantz Published by: Knopf Published on: September 1, 2015 Page Count: 416 Genre: Crime Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook purchased through Audible. Audiobook Published by: Random House Audio Narrator: Simon Vance Audiobook Length: 13 hours 22 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook […]

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Monday Mini ~ The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

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Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. From the first time I’ve read Gone with the Wind, I’ve wanted […]

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The Fall of Princes by Robert Goolrick

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The Fall of Princes by Robert Goolrick Published by: Algonquin Books Published on: August 25, 2015 Page Count: 304 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Review copy sent to me for consideration by the publisher Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: New York City. The 1980s. Young men, princes all. Too much […]

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Monday Mini ~ Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier (Audiobook Review)

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Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. I did a lot of driving this summer. My last trip was […]

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The King’s General by Daphne du Maurier ~ Audiobook Review

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The King’s General by Daphne du Maurier Page Count: 448 Genre: Historical Fiction My Reading Format: Audiobook download provided by the publisher for consideration Audiobook Published by: Hachette Audio Narrator: Juliet Stevenson Audiobook Length: 13 hours 10 minutes Available Formats: Hardcover, Paperback, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher: Honor Harris is only eighteen when […]

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Hachette Audio’s Daphne du Maurier Collection

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When I was an undergrad, I took a film class that I hardly remember. I do remember was the movie I was assigned to write three class papers about: Rear Window by Alfred Hitchcock. What does this movie have to do with Daphne du Maurier? Well, after falling in love with that film, I wanted […]

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The Book of You by Claire Kendal

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Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. For me, the summer of 2015 has been a season for psychological […]

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Literate Housewife ~ Update and What I’m Reading This Week

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The past few weeks have been crazy. Up until Friday evening, I hadn’t been home for a week and a half. I opted to drive to Chicago on the 15th for a work conference so that I could bring my daughters with me to celebrate my Grandma‘s life. The hours of driving time were worth […]

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Monday Mini ~ The King’s Curse by Philippa Gregory

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Getting back into the swing of things each week is hard. So is finding the quiet time to write a review over the weekend. In order to ease out of the weekend, I’ve decided to begin my blogging week with a mini review. I have read more Philippa Gregory since I started this blog than […]

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