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Just What Kind of Mother Are You? by Paula Daly

In Just What Kind of Mother Are You? by Paula Daly, Lisa Kallisto is a modern mom who has overextended herself like so many others.  She has 3 children, a house, and several pets to take care of.   All of the kids are constantly needing this or that, she feels she is neglecting her hard [...]

Girl Hunter by Georgia Pellegrini

In Girl Hunter, author Georgia Pellegrini is on a mission to try and eat more meat that she hunts and kills and less meat from grocery stores.  Already a chef by trade, she also blogs about food and wrote Food Heroes.  She reminisces about when she was a little girl, she was always out in [...]

I Hear the Sirens in the Street by Adrian McKinty

I liked the first book in Adrian’s McKinty’s “Troubles Trilogy” (The Cold Cold Ground) enough to read the second book I Hear the Sirens in the Street and that second book was awesome.  I really like gloomy dark stories about Northern Ireland anyway and in the early 1980s Belfast the sun never seems to shine!  [...]

Maddaddam by Margaret Atwood

Why are people often up in arms about genetic modification, cloning, and climate control? What about bioengineering, where can that lead? How desensitized are we as people becoming because of the violence that we watch in entertainment?  Imagine what the perfect human would be like? Margaret Atwood’s MaddAddam  gives us a look, that at first, [...]

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