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Jennifer Lyn King

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Writer, photographer, artist, world traveler; wife & mom of 3 boys. Founder of GreatNewBooks.org.

Find more about me at my website: http://jenniferlynking.com, where I write a weekly a blog, The View through My Lens.

For great book recommendations and giveaways, visit http://GreatNewBooks.org, where a team of reading friends post weekly with our favorite books.

I believe in supporting other writers and authors in their books and writing, and so give most all books I read here on Goodreads 5*. I'm not a book critic, but an avid reader and book recommend-er. For my favorites, see my favorites shelf. As for my favorite book of all time: ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE by Anthony Doerr.


I love to read, and have been reading a lot lately … books of all types. Classics, memoir, historical and contemporary literary fiction.


I haven’t written about books I’ve loved lately, so this week, as I’m the team member at GreatNewBooks.org this week to recommend a book, I’m including 4 more here to make 5.


5 Books to Pick Up and Love
Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger

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Four Seasons in Rome by Anthony Doerr
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As a former expat in Europe (Prague for me), as a parent during that expat experience, and as someone who loves Italy and Rome, this memoir connected with me on every level. Given that I loved Anthony Doerr's recent ALL THE LIGHT WE CANNOT SEE, I had...more
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“If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”
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“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.”
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