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Barbara A. Foley

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Average rating: 3.59 · 17 ratings · 12 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Walking Down Life's Path - ...
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Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter
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This is the library community read for March of 2015. I listened to this on audio. I really enjoyed the reader.

This book was okay for me. I liked it and got through it but I guess the subject matter wasn't that interesting for me.

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8 Undeniable Qualities of a Winner by Joel Osteen
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I liked this book, however, the reason I gave it three stars is because a lot of this stuff I've heard before from Joel Osteen. If I hadn't I would have rated it higher.

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message 7: by Barb

Barb Angie wrote: "Thanks for asking me to be your friend. I definitely intend to read Lone Wolf in the next month or two. I see you belong to a Doggie Book Club. I'll have to check that one out. I love my dogs!"

Yes, and they are reading "The Dog Who Danced" by Susan Wilson right now. I already love this book. I loved Susan Wilson's other book called "One Good Dog"


message 6: by Angie

Angie Thanks for asking me to be your friend. I definitely intend to read Lone Wolf in the next month or two. I see you belong to a Doggie Book Club. I'll have to check that one out. I love my dogs!


message 5: by Gwen

Gwen Hi Barb! Thanks for being my Goodreads friend! :-)


message 4: by Barb

Barb Thank you.


message 3: by Emily

Emily I just started reading your book- Walking down Life's path- today. It's really, really good so far:D


Stuart Hi Barb,

Wonderful to be friends on Goodreads. All the best from the land down under :) Stuart


message 1: by Ilyn

Ilyn Ross Hello Barb,

How are you? Thank you for being my friend. I wish you a Healthy, Happy, & Prosperous 2009.

Please visit these groups when you have a chance: Happy & Brainy Group, To the Glory of Man, and Reason Reigns. Have a marvelous week. Warmest regards.


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