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Winter Birds
3.76
Imagine gettng an assignment: You must write a novel and include a quote from Shakespeare and an allusion to birdwatching in each and every chapter. C...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
The Twilight of Courage: A Novel
4.17
This long detailed tome is set against the backdrop of world war II. Several stories are told which at times intertwine with each other. My favorite w...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Nobody
3.65
Reporter Hudson Ambrose is the first on the scene of a murder--of a man who looks to be homeless. But Hudson discovers a bankbook and key that indicat...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Distant Echoes (The Aloha Reef Series #1)
3.97
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Kaia loves her life in Hawaii and her work with dolphins--esp...more
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Sep 04, 2007
 
Comes a Horseman
3.96
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]FBI Brady Moore and Alicia Walker have the perfect case to te...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Rain Song (Heart of Carolina, #1)
3.32
Blended cultures and a lesson about facing your fears are what made this book memorable to me. Nicole has grown used to ignoring the Japanese part of...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Uncharted
3.56
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]A group of friends that used to be extremely close in college...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Waking Lazarus
3.79
"The first time Jude Allman died he was 8 years old". Isn't that a great opening line? From the intrigue generated by this statement the story continu...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Witness (Shield of Honor, #1)
4.07
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Policeman Luke Granger first meets "Kelly" at the scene of a...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
House
3.59
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]"Jack and his wife Stephanie are on their way to a counseling...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Face
3.87
How much of our identity is tied up with how we look? That is a question the reader will ponder while reading this novel about a young woman with a se...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Hideaway (Hideaway #1)
3.98
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Dr. Cheyenne has been specializing in Emergency medicine and...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Plague Maker
4.05
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]FBI Special Agent Nathan Donovan doesn't know what to think w...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Thr3e
4.07
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Kevin Parson receives a threatening call on his cell phone--t...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
The Cure
3.92
This speculative novel is not as good as Dickson's River Rising, but it does tackle an improtant social issue and keep the reader guessing through it'...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Monster
3.75
Plot Summary: What happens, When & Where, Central Characters, Major Conflicts[return]Reed Shelton Thought that taking his wife Beck out to the woo...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Mountain Top
4.06
Mike is content with his life as a church pastor, even though he gave up being a well-respected attorney to answer God's call. But a request from a la...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Between Sundays
4.28
Kingsbury offers another tale that tugs at readers heartstrings--but there is a happy ending of course. It is set against the backdrop of professonal...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Escape from Fred (The Fred Books, #3)
4.07
A satisfying end to the series.[return]Mark Cloud continues his journey as a preacher's kid growing up in rural Texas in the 70's. Mark is at last lea...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Embrace Me
3.90
A cast of quirky characters who have a lot to learn about forgiveness make this a heartwarming and intriguing story. Two intertwining stories are told...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Within My Heart (Timber Ridge Reflections, #3)
4.22
If you are in the mood for a tenderhearted romance, slipping into this story will fit the bill quite nicely. Our heroine is Rachel Boyd, a young widow...more
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Nov 04, 2013
 
While We're Far Apart
4.10
I fell in love with the characters in this book as I experienced their triumphs and heartbreaks and spiritual pilgrimages. I was rooting for Penny Goo...more
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Nov 04, 2013
 
Burning Sky
4.40
“I am the place where two rivers meet, stilted with upheaval and loss“. So begins the narrative of Willa Obenchain–also known as Burning Sky–with thes...more
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Nov 04, 2013
 
A Voice in the Wind (Mark of the Lion, #1)
4.61
Intriguing characters and rich historical detail made this novel set in ancient Rome one that I savored--and that I would love to read over and over a...more
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Nov 04, 2013
 
Clear Blue Sky
3.52
The struggles of a New York Cop create a fascinating story that deals with far more than crime and the rigors of a stressful job. Tony Calvucci (yes,...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Talk of the Town (Daily Texas, #1)
3.57
This delightful story was made even more delightful by the performance of Johanna Parker on the audio version I listened to. In the story Mandalay Flo...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Two Women of Galilee
3.42
The two woman are Mary, the mother of Jesus, and Joanna, the wife of the Herod's chief steward Chuza. Joanna only gets a brief mention in the Bible, b...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Every Secret Thing
3.69
A powerful story that explores the effect secrets can have on us. Elizabeth Gunnar accepts a teaching position at the preparatory school she attended...more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
A Single Thread (Cobbled Quilt #1)
3.87
Ready for something warm and cozy, like a well worn quilt? This feel-good book about the power of woman's friendships and faith was a delight to read....more
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Mar 04, 2011
 
Too Good To Be True
3.90
Ren's is reeling-literally-from a recent divorce so when she meets a handsome nurse named Tru after fainting at a Walmart she isn't so sure about stri...more
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Mar 04, 2011
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