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The perfect Christmas

Posted December 2, 2016

If you're like me, then you look forward to the easy reading, lighthearted novellas many authors publish around the holidays, and Debbie Macomber's latest heartwarming and hilarious contribution, The Perfect Christmas, won't disappoint. All Cassie wa…

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The Things We Keep

Posted November 1, 2016

Fans of Still Alice by Lisa Genova or A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler should try Sally Hepworth's The Things We Keep. This is the poignant story of two people who fall in love- both while battling the horror of early onset Al…

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Get low

Posted December 2, 2015

This is the story of a real-life legend and Tennessee hermit, Felix Bush (Robert Duvall), who plans a funeral party before his death with the help of the local mortician, Frank (Bill Murray).  Felix aims to set things straight or “get low&…

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Chef

Posted January 27, 2015

I recently enjoyed watching Chef a film written, directed, and produced by Jon Favreau. He plays a talented chef, Carl Casper, who quits his job at a popular restaurant due to disagreements with the owner, played by Dustin Hoffman. Adding insult to …

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Major Pettigrew's last stand

Posted November 3, 2011

This delightful story takes place in Edgecombe St. Mary, a picturesque English village where culture and tradition are valued above all else, making it the perfect home for Major Ernest Pettigrew who is the epitome of an English gentleman. When Major…

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Be Very AfraidPosted October 8, 2009
Time TravelPosted December 1, 2009

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