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Laura rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Handsome Man's Deluxe Café by Alexander McCall Smith
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The Handsome Man's Deluxe Café by Alexander McCall Smith
"A Review by V.S. (Violet Sepotho)

Back at the Botswana Secretarial College, where I distinguished myself in the middle of the class, I met a young woman with large spectacles from Bobonong. Well, that lady has an annoying habit of appearing in all..." Read more of this review »
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Forest Born by Shannon Hale
Forest Born (The Books of Bayern, #4)
by Shannon Hale (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty
The Husband's Secret
by Liane Moriarty (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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Dad Is Fat by Jim Gaffigan
Dad Is Fat
by Jim Gaffigan
read in December, 2014
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I've heard a lot of this material before from watching/listening to Jim Gaffigan's stand-up shows; but his stories about his children are hilarious and sweet. The audiobook, read by the author, is especially good.
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The Vicious Vet by M.C. Beaton
The Vicious Vet: An Agatha Raisin Mystery (Agatha Raisin, #2)
by M.C. Beaton (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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The Quiche of Death by M.C. Beaton
The Quiche of Death (Agatha Raisin, #1)
by M.C. Beaton (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2014
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Murder in the Dark by Kerry Greenwood
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The Danger Within by Michael Gilbert
The Danger Within
by Michael Gilbert
read in December, 2014
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Jane Austen
“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.”
Jane Austen

Oscar Wilde
“I can resist anything except temptation.”
Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan

C.S. Lewis
“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.”
C.S. Lewis

Thomas Jefferson
“I cannot live without books.”
Thomas Jefferson

Daphne du Maurier
“Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again.”
Daphne du Maurier, Rebecca

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2011 Reading Challenge
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2012 Reading Challenge
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