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The Burning Room
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"Here's my review for Meant To Be by Fiona McCallum which I finished a few days ago.. 5s

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"Brenda wrote: "#97 - FEMALE - Meant To Be by Fiona McCallum 5★s

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Meant To Be by Fiona McCallum
Meant To Be
by Fiona McCallum (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2014
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Jake had joined Emily at the farm north of Adelaide which she had inherited from her husband John after he had died in a car accident the previous year. Along with Grace, her beloved dog, and friends Barbara and David who lived on a nearby farm, Emil...more
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Living Legends by Sandy Thorne
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Eden by Candice Fox
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This month is the perfect opportunity to clean up that TBR list which consistently grows before our very eyes. Read as many books as you can from your TBR list but with a little difference. Most of us like a bit of variety in our reading material – v...more
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Charlaine Harris
“Here’s to books, the cheapest vacation you can buy.”
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Shania Twain
“A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words”
Shania Twain, From This Moment On

Karin Slaughter
“The two women switched to their native tongue. Kate tuned them out. She understood only half of what they were saying. As with most Americans, Dutch sounded to her more like a disease of the throat than an actual language”
Karin Slaughter, Cop Town
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Helene Young
“Thanks, Ms Wilding.’

She raised one eyebrow. ‘Who?’

‘You must be Tom’s daughter, the photographer. You look like him. A prettier version, sexy, even.’ His laugh was a smoky rumble as he spun on his heel.

‘Don’t presume to know anything about me, Mr Lawson.’

He hefted his pack and strode away, power in the length of stride.”
Helene Young, Half Moon Bay

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November Challenge - Choose this month's read via the Literature Map
November Challenge - Choose this month's read via the Literature Map
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November Challenge - Clean up your TBRs – Mixed Bag of Genres
November Challenge - Clean up your TBRs – Mixed Bag of Genres
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