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What I’ve been reading

I haven’t posted about my reading for quite awhile so I have a lot to fill you in on. First, I made my Goodreads 2017 reading goal no problem. It wasn’t like in 2016 where I was reading every short 200 page book I could get my hands on in December. So my year was […]

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Book Sharing

You know the stereotype of the Italian momma who feeds anyone who comes in the door and sends them home with food? In my family, it’s books that are sent home. I recently visited my 86 year old mom and between her and my older sister, I was given at least 20 book titles of […]

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Books I’ve Read Lately

Lately, many of the books I’ve read, or attempted to read, have not been recommendable. I used to be a reader that would always finish the book — no matter what.  But my book club instigated a 50-page rule. If a book doesn’t grab your interest in 50 pages, you can stop reading. Most of […]

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Top 3 Books

I’ve been in the same book club for over 15 years. It started, with me logging into MeetUp to find like-minded readers.  The people I interact with once a month are like no others in my circle of friends and that is what makes them so special to me. They have become friends, but the […]