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Book Review: The House of Closed Doors by Jane Steen

Synopsis: In Nell Lillington's small Midwestern town of the 1870s, marriage is the obvious fate of a young woman of some social standing. Yet Nell is determined to elude the duties and restrictions of matrimony. So when she finds herself pregnant at the age of 17, she refuses to divulge the name of the father… Continue reading Book Review: The House of Closed Doors by Jane Steen

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Book Review: The Wife by Alafair Burke

Synopsis: His scandal. Her secret. When Angela met Jason Powell while catering a dinner party in East Hampton, she assumed their romance would be a short-lived fling, like so many relationships between locals and summer visitors. To her surprise, Jason, a brilliant economics professor at NYU, had other plans, and they married the following summer.… Continue reading Book Review: The Wife by Alafair Burke

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Book Review: Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

Synopsis: Everyone knows a couple like Jack and Grace: he has looks and wealth, she has charm and elegance. You'd like to get to know Grace better. But it's difficult, because you realize Jack and Grace are never apart. Some might call this true love. Picture this: a dinner party at their perfect home, the… Continue reading Book Review: Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris

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Book Review: Praise Song for the Butterflies by Bernice McFadden

Synopsis: Abeo Kata lives a comfortable, happy life in West Africa as the privileged nine-year-old daughter of a government employee and stay-at-home mother. But when the Katas' idyllic lifestyle takes a turn for the worse, Abeo's father, following his mother's advice, places the girl in a religious shrine, hoping that the sacrifice of his daughter… Continue reading Book Review: Praise Song for the Butterflies by Bernice McFadden