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Endangered by C.J. Box
Endangered (Joe Pickett, #15)
by C.J. Box
read in April, 2015
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I love Joe Pickett! He's my kind of guy. He's loyal and protective, puts his family first and does his job with honesty and integrity. In this story Joe's adopted April has been beaten by someone to the point of death. He's determined to get to the b ...more
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A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2015
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2015 you have met my favorite book, this was a wonderful story. No doubt I have met many crotchety people and have often wondered what their story was. Lucky for us as we meet Ove we get to hear his story and find out that beneath the gruff exterior ...more
Sue rated a book 3 of 5 stars
Double Indemnity by James M. Cain
Double Indemnity
by James M. Cain
read in April, 2015
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This story was really quite good. The ending was absolutely awesome! Talk about the femme fatale! Ha! I get it. This was a pretty quick read.
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A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
A Man Called Ove
by Fredrik Backman (Goodreads Author)
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Dreaming Spies by Laurie R. King
Dreaming Spies (Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes #13)
by Laurie R. King (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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This is one of my favorite series. I love Mary Russell and I love reading about her relationship with Sherlock Holmes. This one i had a bit of trouble with. There was plenty of information about Japan and her culture, and lots of aspects of the Japan ...more
Sue rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
The Snow Child
by Eowyn Ivey (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2013
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This book really surprised me. It was poetical and magical and beautifully written. I would never view Alaska as a place I might want to live after reading this book, but it gave me a beautiful picture of the people who homesteaded there at the turn ...more
date: April 14, 2015 05:30AM
location: Orange City Library, Orange City, IA, The United States
description: 100 Years of Books book club discussion. Enjoy a great conversation about the book!
The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
by Paula Hawkins (Goodreads Author)
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
by Paula Hawkins (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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So I really enjoyed this story. I found the three narrator's, though unreliable and quite immoral, extremely fascinating. What makes people have an affair, or turn into drunks or even more, to murder someone. This book gave me insight into all of tha ...more
Sue rated a book 3 of 5 stars
The Good Nurse by Charles Graeber
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The scope of the crimes the 'good nurse' committed is staggering. This was quite the story and it makes me very aware of how much I trust people to perform in positive ways. Very interesting story of a crazy person.
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