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**spoiler alert** It sounds cliche, but author Colin McAdam had me at the first line, "Half an hour of lips and silk in the front and back and her che ...more
May 2009
Apr 17, 2009
Flight of Passage: A True Story
I never would have read this one if we had not chosen it for my book club. What a great find, though. Rinker Buck and his brother take a cross-country ...more
Oct 2003
Mar 28, 2009
Wishin' and Hopin'
First, I must admit, I'm not a Lamb fan. But I was told this book was not his normal fare, so I thought I might like it. I slogged through it, hoping ...more
Jan 2010
Jan 01, 2010
Leaving Cold Sassy: The Unfinished Sequel to Cold Sassy Tree
Olive Ann Burns died of cancer before she could finish this sequel to Cold Sassy Tree. Reading her notes about how she wanted it finished and learning ...more
Apr 2006
Mar 29, 2009
Never Let Me Go
**spoiler alert** I thought this would be an incredible book, but for me, it was disappointing. It was disturbing--and I don't mean just the subject ( ...more
May 2006
Mar 31, 2009
White Ghost Girls
Good, but I wanted to to be so much better. Expat family, two sisters who are rivals, dad is correspondent during the Viet Nam War and mom really just ...more
Jan 2007
Mar 31, 2009
Stories I Only Tell My Friends
In addition to being drop-dead gorgeous, Rob Lowe is a pretty good story teller. His writing isn't amazing, but the book and his adventures make for a ...more
Jun 2011
Jun 07, 2011
Come Back, Lolly Ray
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Mar 30, 2009
Cold Sassy Tree
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Mar 28, 2009
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