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Frances and Bernard by Carlene Bauer

Frances and Bernard is a small jewel of a novel.  It’s a fictionalized account of the friendship and love affair between novelist Flannery O’Connor (Frances) and poet Robert Lowell (Bernard) composed as a series of letters between the two with letters to other friends occasionally interspersed.  Author Carlene Bauer fully captures the life of the [...]

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

The third novel by Gillian Flynn entitled Gone Girl is a real killer! The suspense that Gillian builds through out the novel is amazing.  On the eave of Nick and Amy’s fifth wedding anniversary Amy goes missing.  What happens next will keep you reading as this novel is full ride thriller that is guaranteed to [...]

Breaking Point by C.J. Box

I have lost count of how many times I’ve recommended author C.J. Box to other readers-his Joe Pickett series is top notch.  Box’s newest effort, Breaking Point, does not disappoint and has game warden Joe trying to figure out why an acquaintance of his named Butch has went off the deep end (or more accurately, [...]

Once Upon a Flock by Lauren Scheuer

Lauren Scheuer’s Once Upon a Flock: Life With My Soulful Chickens is such a fun read it will make you want to get some chickens if you do not have any.  Scheuer is an illustrator and the book is full of drawings and pictures of her small flock.  She really enjoys being outside and after [...]

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