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Let's All Be Brave by Annie F. Downs
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Roses in the Tempest by Jeri Westerson
Roses in the Tempest
by Jeri Westerson (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2015
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If you are not familiar with Jeri Westerson and approach historical novels with any amount of trepidation, don't. There is no boring history bits that overwhelm the plot with this book. What you get here is an excellent historical novel that pulls yo ...more
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As You Wish by Cary Elwes
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Roses in the Tempest by Jeri Westerson
Roses in the Tempest
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Though Heaven Fall by Jeri Westerson
Though Heaven Fall
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read in May, 2015
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When I pick up a book, the things that really grab me are characterization, plot and how the author writes. Jeri Westerson has a way with words and that is apparent in this book as well as in her others. With extensive knowledge of this period, she i ...more
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Oliver and Jumpy, Stories 13-15 by Werner Stejskal
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This a set of three stories all featuring Oliver and his friends. I love stories that contain unlikely friends, such as a cat and a bear, cat and a tiger, or the two main characters, a cat and a kangaroo. It also gives children a positive message abo ...more
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Jim Henson
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”
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Mark Twain
“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”
Mark Twain

Aristotle
“A friend to all is a friend to none.”
Aristotle

Mark Twain
“Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.”
Mark Twain

Henry James
“Three things in human life are important: the first is to be kind; the second is to be kind; and the third is to be kind.”
Henry James

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