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The Kindness of Strangers
3.99
THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS by Katrina Kittle / William Morrow Press / 390pps / $24.95

When an elementary boy tries to kill himself, people look for re
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Jan 2006
Sep 25, 2007
 
The Birth House
3.97
The Birth House by Ami McKay / William Morrow / 13-978-0-016 / 400pps / $24.95

When Ami McKay and her husband bought an old farm house in Scots Bay, N
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Jan 2006
Sep 25, 2007
 
You're Not You
3.74
YOU'RE NOT YOU by Michelle Wildgen - St. Martin's Press - 0-312-35229-8 - 274pps - $23.95 (paperback due in August from Picador Press - 0-312-36952-2- ...more
Feb 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
The Secret of Lost Things
3.10
THE SECRET OF LOST THINGS by Sheridan Hay - Doubleday / 342pps / 978-0-385-51848-2 / $23.95
Upon the death of her mother.. her only parent, Rosemary i
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Feb 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
After Gus
2.50
AFTER GUS by Kathryn Glendinning, Stamford House Publishing / 978-1-904985-60-0

This book begins with a rather confusing reference to her father and
...more
Aug 17, 2008
Jul 31, 2008
 
Little Chicago
3.75
The story of Blacky Brown, an 11 year-old boy who is sexually abused by his mother's boyfriend, pulled so hard at my heart that I vowed to never judge ...more
not set
Jul 25, 2007
 
Acid Row
3.70
ACID ROW by Minette Walters (HB) $24.95

As potentially real as they come. A child is reportedly missing. Word of mouth fuels a volatile housing projec
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not set
Jul 25, 2007
 
Round Earth, Open Sky
5.00
**spoiler alert** A mystical healer falls from the sky, inhabits the body of a newly dead Native American and begins a journey to find his way back ho ...more
Jan 2011
May 28, 2012
 
Woman Into Wolf: A True Crime Tale
3.00
WOMAN INTO WOLF by Alysse Aallyn – Murder as Fine Art-The Midnight Reader / 978-1-59712-289-4 / 240pps / $12.95 www.TheMidnightReader.com

Sub title st
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May 2009
Jun 08, 2009
 
Half Girl
4.58
HALF GIRL by Stephanie Dickinson – Spuyten Duyvil / 1-933132-18-1 / 337pps / $14.00 spuytenduyvil.net

There is dark and then there is dark. This is da
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Jun 2009
Jun 08, 2009
 
Girl With a Pearl Earring
3.81
An embellished life of the artist, Johannes Vermeer. Many actual events, but given to creative liberty. Chevalier is one of my favorite writers, in th ...more
not set
Jul 20, 2007
 
The Girl On Legare Street (Tradd Street, #2)
4.07
The first of her books, "House On Tradd Street", I picked up because I had stayed on that street while in Charleston and felt a tug. It was amusing an ...more
Mar 12, 2010
Mar 14, 2010
 
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children, #1)
3.79
I applaud the creativity behind this book. While I have created poems/snippets around a found photograph, I dare venture into a novel full of them. An ...more
May 25, 2012
May 28, 2012
 
The Passion of Mary Magdalen (Maeve Chronicles, #2)
4.22
The Passion of Mary Magdalen by Elizabeth Cunningham / Monkfish Book Publishing Company / 0-9766843-0-6 / 620pps / $29.95

The passion, indeed. Based
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Jan 2006
Sep 25, 2007
 
The Halo Effect (Butterfield Institute #1)
3.63
THE HALO EFFECT by M. J. Rose - Mira Books - 344 pps - $12.95

When Cleo Thane, a Madame and high-priced call girl, suddenly disappears just as a seria
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Jan 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
Daffodil Dancing
0.00
DAFFODIL RISING by Jean Jardine Miller / Jardine Miller Press / 313pps / 097313764-9 /

Somethings are better off left unsaid. This book is one of the
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Sep 2007
Sep 25, 2007
 
Arc and the Sediment: a Novel
4.18
THE ARC AND THE SEDIMENT by Christine Allen-Yazzie / Utah State University Press / 978-0-87421-654-7 / 195pps. $24.95

Gretta is married to Lance. Lanc
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Oct 2007
Oct 25, 2007
 
Ravenwolf
4.00
Ravenwolf by Kelley Heckart - Earthling Press / 978-1-58749-656-1 / 284 pps / $15.99

One needs to get their bearings straight when reading this book,
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Aug 2008
Sep 04, 2008
 
The Office of Desire
2.71
The Office Of Desire by Martha Moody - Penguin Books / 978-1-59448-949-5 / 107
pps. / $24.95

It begins where it ends. The unraveling of a tight-knit g
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Aug 2007
Aug 21, 2007
 
If It Be Not Now
5.00
IF IT BE NOT NOW by Natalie Miller / Athena Press / 1-84401-451-7 / 263pps / $14.95

For all you lovers of Dostoevsky, we have a new kid on the block.
...more
Nov 2007
Nov 08, 2007
 
The House on Tradd Street (Tradd Street, #1)
3.96
Given that I just stayed nearby.. (On Tradd Street) I was anxious to see if I recognized anything. Wish I read this before we went there. But now that ...more
Jan 2009
Nov 24, 2008
 
The Department of Lost & Found
3.71
When Natalie is told by her cancer therapist to keep a diary to deal with her breast cancer, she dives in..tongue-in-cheek .. to relate how she lost h ...more
Jan 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
Plum Lovin' (Stephanie Plum #12.5)
3.67
This one just didn't make it for me. Maybe I just missed having Gram & Joe, but it wasn't as madcap zany as her rest. I should just stick with the ...more
May 2009
Jun 08, 2009
 
The Witch of Cologne
3.64
Really found this book interesting with its historical take on midwife's & their toils during the Inquisition. Lots of herbal remedies from days o ...more
Jan 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
A Life Without Consequences
3.64
A LIFE WITHOUT CONSEQUENCES by Stephen Elliott (PB) $12.50

A deeply moving story of hard truth.. of hard life. Chicago is known for its cold, merciles
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not set
Jul 25, 2007
 
Martyn Pig
3.58
MARTYN PIG by Kevin Brooks (PB) $6.99

Martyn Pig has little to enjoy in life - His father is a worthless, abuse..ive drunk and his mother long left th
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not set
Jul 25, 2007
 
Wolf's Rite
4.30
Every once in a while you read a book that not only touches you, but evokes you. This is a once in a while book. In Wolf's Rite, we are shown the good ...more
not set
Jul 25, 2007
 
The Lady and the Unicorn
3.64
An embellished life of the Le Viste family of Lyons, France and the six tapestries commissioned by them in the course of this story, which now hang in ...more
not set
Jul 21, 2007
 
Portrait of an Unknown Woman
3.62
Another historically placed novel of love, feminism and tenacity. Family secrets plague the characters in times of the Protestant Reformation, when ev ...more
Mar 2007
Jul 25, 2007
 
Savage Run (Joe Pickett, #2)
4.03
This one struck close to my heart...the environment. A story about someone who cares and dies (twice) trying to preserve what little we have left of y ...more
not set
Jul 25, 2007
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