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Into the Savage Country by Shannon Burke
Into the Savage Country
by Shannon Burke (Goodreads Author)
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Helen of Sparta by Amalia Carosella
Helen of Sparta
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An Indecent Affair Part I by Stephanie Julian
An Indecent Affair Part I (An Indecent Affair, #1)
by Stephanie Julian (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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Katrina (Kat) Riley has anxiety and trust issues. She is prone to attacks that leave her helpless, breathless and nauseous. When her mother matches her with Philip Donovan, a man she literally despises, she succumbs to one such attack. When two shini ...more
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Aftercare by Breanna Hayse
Aftercare (The General's Daughter Book 4)
by Breanna Hayse (Goodreads Author)
read in March, 2015
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Members of the armed forces are all part of a family. They’ve all shared the same experiences and dangers. Retired members are like distant kin, seldom seen but well remembered and respected. Members of different branches are like cousins; sometimes ...more
" It looks as if February has been a slow month for buying. Hopefully March with be more productive. "
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A New Haven Christmas by Angelique Voisen
A New Haven Christmas (Wolves of New Haven #6)
by Angelique Voisen (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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This isn’t my cup of tea. I have no sexual orientated prejudices and accept everyone for what and who they are. This doesn’t, however, mean that I long to be a witness to all of their actions. I have always been a dog person (I currently have two) an ...more
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A Billion Dreams by Alexis Shore
A Billion Dreams (A Billionaire Trilogy #1)
by Alexis Shore (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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“See you in my dreams” has been a much used rhetorical endearment for lovers. Penelope Kinnet, a sleep therapist, makes the impossible, possible by entering, exploring and redecorating (when necessary) her client’s dreams. The first question that com ...more
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#First Impressions #Second Chances by Heidi Belleau
#First Impressions #Second Chances
by Heidi Belleau (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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Jonah Gilchrist knows fashion. He has a feel and eye for the attractive when it comes to dressing but is completely lost socially. His precarious scholastic status doesn’t make his life either easier or more pleasant. When he embarrassingly shows up ...more
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69 Mustang by Kacey Hammell
69 Mustang (Revved and Ready, #1)
by Kacey Hammell (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2015
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They don’t make them like that anymore. This thought kept running through my mind as I read this book. Images of long ago but never to be forgotten of nights at Lover’s Lane (or the levee) come to mind as I read about the old friendship and the new p ...more
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Wilbur Smith
“The best cure for racism is to have somebody shoot at you. Man, it does not matter then what color the arse is that comes to save yours-black or white, you're ready to give it a big fat kiss.”
Wilbur Smith, Golden Fox

“Things remained unsaid will remain unheard”
T.C. Swennes

“The clock is running. Make the most of today. Time waits for no man. Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That's why it is called the present.”
Alice Morse Earle

“Friendship is the best prerequisite for love.”
T.C. Swennes

Arnold Lobel
“Books to the ceiling,
Books to the sky,
My pile of books is a mile high.
How I love them! How I need them!
I'll have a long beard by the time I read them.”
Arnold Lobel

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American history is fascinating and complex, yet it seems the majority of historical novels are based on European history. The purpose of this group i ...more
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The focus of this group is historical fiction set in ancient, middle, or early modern ages (now including modern history), in any geographical locatio ...more
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For people interested in keeping up with the modern literary classics. We will be reading fiction and fine literature from 2000 to present, with the i ...more
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