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Book Review – “Prayers for Sale” by Sandra Dallas

Title: Prayers for Sale Author: Sandra Dallas Publisher: St. Martin’s Press ISBN-13: 9780312385194 My Rating: 5 out of 5 It has been a few months since I finished this book so I am not going to include a lengthy synopsis but I wanted to share this book because it was so wonderful. It is about …

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Book Review – Charlotte Collins: A Continuation of Jane Austen’s Pride & Prejudice by Jennifer Becton

Title: Charlotte Collins: A Continuation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice Author: Jennifer Becton Publisher: CreateSpace ISBN-13: 9781453740477 My Rating: 3 out of 5 Synopsis: After ten years of marriage to the notoriously dry Mr. Collins, Charlotte finds herself widowed and childless.   Resigned to living a quiet life of solitude in her new cottage (rented …

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Book Review – “The Rose Garden” by Susanna Kearsley

Title: The Rose Garden Author: Susanna Kearsley Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc. ISBN-13: 9781402258596 My Rating: 5 out of 5 Synopsis: After the tragic death of her beloved sister, Eva Ward returns to the English country manor where she spent her childhood summers to spread her sister’s ashes.  With no other living family and no desire to …

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Book Review – Helen Hollick’s I Am The Chosen King

    Title: I Am The Chosen King Author: Helen Hollick Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark (March 1, 2011) ISBN-13: 978-1402240669 My Rating: 5 out of 5   Synopsis: “I Am The Chosen King” begins in England in 1043 with the coronation of King Edward (later known as Edward the Confessor).  During Edward’s reign, the Godwine family, …

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