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From Warm Center to Ragged Edge by Jon K. Lauck
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As the American Civil War ended, what we now call the Midwest was an influential region for the reuniting nation. Abraham Lincoln had celebrated the “great interior region” in his second address to Congress, calling it “the great body of the republic ...more
From Warm Center to Ragged Edge by Jon K. Lauck
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From Warm Center to Ragged Edge by Jon K. Lauck
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As the American Civil War ended, what we now call the Midwest was an influential region for the reuniting nation. Abraham Lincoln had celebrated the “great interior region” in his second address to Congress, calling it “the great body of the republic ...more
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Liturgy of the Ordinary by Tish Harrison Warren
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I received this little book as a birthday present from a friend. I know it sounds contradictory but it is a sweet, gentle rebuke of a broken church in a fallen world.

Warren reflects on the succession of daily pleasures and drudgeries and illuminates
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Liturgy of the Ordinary by Tish Harrison Warren
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I received this little book as a birthday present from a friend. I know it sounds contradictory but it is a sweet, gentle rebuke of a broken church in a fallen world.

Warren reflects on the succession of daily pleasures and drudgeries and illuminates
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The Bonfires of Beltane by Mark E. Fisher
"Bonfires of Beltane is an enjoyable read set in ancient Ireland. The story revolves around the main character, Taran mac Teague, and his search for truth. The characters are endearing and the plot moves at a nice pace."
The Bonfires of Beltane by Mark E. Fisher
"Mark shared with me a pre-publication copy of The Bonfires of Beltane. Historic fiction is one of my favorite genres, and this book has definitely found a place on my list of favorites. His craft of combining history with facts easily kept my atte..." Read more of this review »
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The Bonfires of Beltane by Mark E. Fisher
"This story is set WAY BACK in time, before the Middle Ages, in ancient Ireland. The hero, Taran mac Teague, rebels against the Druids and their demonic gods. He's banished from his clan's island and set adrift to die at sea. But he calls out to th..." Read more of this review »
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Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
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Well, this novel has an endorsement from Thomas Pynchon on the jacket. Given that, I’m sure that the world is panting in anticipation of my review.

Lincoln in the Bardo unfolds over a single night as President Abraham Lincoln mourns the death of his y
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