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{FC} Not A Drop To Drink by Mindy McGinnis 0

{FC} Not A Drop To Drink by Mindy McGinnis

{Editor’s Note: The {FC} tag in titles such as this one, and the previously reviewed Scissors indicate a forthcoming title at the time of the review publication.} Not a Drop to Drink is what...

The Folio Society Discount (Sept 2013) 0

The Folio Society Discount (Sept 2013)

24- SEP 2013: UPDATE – Discount is only valid for new customers to the Folio Society (those who have never ordered before or ever been a member of the Society). Cannot use discount on...

Five Days At Memorial by Sherri Fink 0

Five Days At Memorial by Sherri Fink

Five Days at Memorial by Sherri Fink was just published on September 10, 2013. Thanks to the publisher (Crown) – I was able to read an advance digital copy of this book. I can confirm...

The Lemon Orchard by Luanne Rice 0

The Lemon Orchard by Luanne Rice

I’m always open to trying new things, even reading books of a genre that I don’t normally read. The Lemon Orchard by Luanne Rice is in the romance genre, which isn’t typically a genre...

Inferno by Dan Brown 0

Inferno by Dan Brown

There seems to be no end to things that Dan Brown will mutilate in his highly successful and profitable endeavors. You buy one of his books for money and in exchange, receive a couple...

[NS] The Gods are A-Thirst by Anatole France (1942) 2

[NS] The Gods are A-Thirst by Anatole France (1942)

Jerry Fieldsted of George Macy Imagery recently posted about the Heritage Press exclusive The Gods are A-Thirst by Anatole France. That edition comes from the Nonesuch Press edition, which I happen to have a...

The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence 0

The Universe Versus Alex Woods by Gavin Extence

Gavin Extence’s debut novel (and the second for the Redhook publishing group) is a stunning bildungsroman about the extraordinary life of one Alex Woods. Unlucky in life by conventional standards, Alex is extremely lucky...