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For Myself Alone Actually Is Pretty Good

As much as I enjoyed Shannon Winslow’s Jane Austen fan fiction I figured I would enjoy her book based on her own characters and plots.  Titled For Myself Alone, it is a romantic fiction set in the same time period as … Continue reading

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Swan for the Money Is a Fun Read

I have never considered swans overly threatening since I have mostly viewed them from a distance.  From far away they seem quite elegant and the epitome of grace as they glide across the water.  In fact, at one point in … Continue reading

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The Truth Seeker is Great

I will be forever indebted to my sister for introducing me to the O’Malley series by Dee Henderson.  The Truth Seeker is the fourth book I have read of the series, and it is just as gripping and intense as … Continue reading

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Aunt Dimity: Snowbound

This book was quite appropriate for the weather when I read it.  It was cold and icy, and not even a whole week later we were icebound.  Maybe I need to go read something about getting enough rain to break … Continue reading

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The Sodbuster Venture

This book was hard for me to categorize.  It’s a fictional account of a girl named Maude who really wants a safe home where she can love and be loved.  It isn’t a romance.  It isn’t a mystery or a … Continue reading

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The Darcys of Pemberley

I confessed a couple of posts ago about my urge to read Jane Austen fan fiction.  The last one left such a terrible taste in my mouth that I was quite surprised at myself for wanting to read The Darcys … Continue reading

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Pemberley: Another Wannabe Jane Austen

The shades of Pemberley have been polluted, and it wasn’t by Elizabeth Bennet’s family.  Jane Austen is my favorite author, and Pride and Prejudice is my favorite book of all time.  I have read it countless times since I bought … Continue reading

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