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Oct 12
Review:  The Mistake I Made

Review: The Mistake I Made

Written by:  Paula Daly Published by:  Grove Press, September 15, 2015 Length:  368 pages Source:  E galley via Edelweiss with permission from the publisher in exchange for an honest review Summary:  Single mother Roz has a reached breaking-point. After the dissolution of her marriage, Roz’s business has gone under, debts… Read more »

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Sep 28
Review:  Saint Mazie

Review: Saint Mazie

Written by:  Jami Attenberg Published by:  Grand Central Publishing, June 2, 2015 Length:  336 pages Source: Purchased Summary:  Meet Mazie Phillips: big-hearted and bawdy, she’s the truth-telling proprietress of The Venice, the famed New York City movie theater. It’s the Jazz Age, with romance and booze aplenty–even when Prohibition kicks… Read more »

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Sep 22
Review:  Go Set a Watchman

Review: Go Set a Watchman

Written by:  Harper Lee Published by:  Harper Collins, July 14, 2015 Length:  278 pages Source:  Purchased Summary:  Maycomb, Alabama. Twenty-six-year-old Jean Louise Finch–“Scout”–returns home from New York City to visit her aging father, Atticus. Set against the backdrop of the civil rights tensions and political turmoil that were transforming the… Read more »

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Aug 31
Review: Darkness the Color of Snow

Review: Darkness the Color of Snow

Written by:  Thomas Cobb Published by:  William Morrow, August 18, 2015 Length:  304 pages Source:  Received book from publisher in exchange for an honest review Summary:  Out on a rural highway on a freezing night, Patrolman Ronny Forbert sits in his ten-year-old Crown Victoria cruiser trying to keep warm and… Read more »

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Aug 11
Review:  The Ones We Trust

Review: The Ones We Trust

Written by:  Kimberly Belle Published by: MIRA books, an imprint of Harlequin, July 28, 2015 Length:  288 pages Source:  Received from publisher for consideration of an honest review Summary:  When former DC journalist Abigail Wolff attempts to rehabilitate her career, she finds herself at the heart of a US army… Read more »

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