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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

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Book Review: The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks, Sara Pekkanen

  Synopsis: A novel of suspense that explores the complexities of marriage and the dangerous truths we ignore in the name of love. When you read this book, you will make many assumptions. You will assume you are reading about a jealous wife and her obsession with her replacement. You will assume you are reading… Continue reading Book Review: The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks, Sara Pekkanen

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Book Review: A Taste of Honey by Jabari Asim

  Synopsis:  Through a series of fictional episodes set against the backdrop of one of the most turbulent years in modern history, Asim brings into pin-sharp focus how the tumultuous events of '68 affected real people's lives and shaped the country we live in today.   My Review: Absolutely spellbinding...before I even begin...READ THIS BOOK. I… Continue reading Book Review: A Taste of Honey by Jabari Asim

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Book Review: Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo

Synopsis: When a serial killer strikes bucolic Painters Mill, Ohio, the killer's signature -—Roman numerals ritualistically carved into each victim's abdomen- —matches the MO of four unsolved murders from 16 years earlier. Police chief Kate Burkholder, who's reluctant to dredge up the past, must keep secret that she knows why the old murders stopped. Not… Continue reading Book Review: Sworn to Silence by Linda Castillo

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Book Review: An American Marriage

    From the Back Cover: This stirring love story is an insightful look into the hearts and minds of three people who are at once bound and separated by forces beyond their control. An American Marriage is a masterpiece of storytelling, an intimate look into the souls of people who must reckon with the past while… Continue reading Book Review: An American Marriage