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by Patricia Cornwell (Goodreads Author)
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The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier
The Virgin Blue
by Tracy Chevalier (Goodreads Author)
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What a wonderful book, I had to pick up "Girl with a Pearl Earring" the same day that I finished this book! The two stories of present day France and the sixteenth century blend well together to complete the entire story of the main character's famil ...more
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Beach Road by James Patterson
Beach Road
by James Patterson (Goodreads Author)
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There's something about Patterson's books that are set in the exclusive Hamptons that gets me everytime. This is a perfect "beach book" for vacations and a great break from more sericous books. A bit different of a writing style for him and the surpr ...more
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Animal Farm / 1984 by George Orwell
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It was nice to pull this book out and read it again. It is a classic! Very short and an easy read but the symbolism is what gets me everytime.
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The Last Juror by John Grisham
The Last Juror
by John Grisham (Goodreads Author)
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John Grisham is definitely one of my guilty pleasures! A bit different than "Runaway Jury" as this one is about a jury, a trial, courtroom, and crime, but narrated by a young, small town newspaper editor. Perfect description of a small town in Missis ...more
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The Big Girls by Susanna Moore
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This was a bit of a different read for me. It reads from the viewpoint of a phychiatrist, a few female inmates, a prison guard, and a Hollywood actress. Although the story flowed together and was easy to read, it was hard to figure out just who was n ...more
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In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
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This was the first Capote book I have read, and I absolutely love his writing style! This book totally draws you in to the characters and to the minds of the killers. I'm glad I finally read it!
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The Killing Hour by Lisa Gardner
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Having read a couple of Lisa Gardner's other books a few years ago, this one was right up there with the others. It's a fast read with a differnt plot for a serial killer book. Having spent several years in Virginia myself, the settings were quite re ...more
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