Category Archives: Reviews

Review: Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death (Agatha Raisin #1)

Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death by M.C. Beaton My rating: 3 of 5 stars I discovered the Agatha Raisin mystery series through the TV series that aired here on PBS. Like the show, the first book in M.C. … Continue reading

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Review: Big Little Lies

Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty My rating: 5 of 5 stars Big Little Lies is brilliantly written. Liane Moriarty certainly knows how to use a red herring. Though I did figure out a few of the book’s major twists, I … Continue reading

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Review: Poets, Artists, Lovers

Poets, Artists, Lovers: A Novel by Mira Tudor My rating: 2 of 5 stars Poets, Artists, Lovers by Romanian writer, Mira Tudor, is packed with ideas and complicated relationships but short on actual plot. The look at intertwined, evolving relationships … Continue reading

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Review: In this Mountain

In This Mountain by Jan Karon My rating: 4 of 5 stars I’ve been reading my way slowly through Jan Karon’s delightful Mitford Years series so I don’t always recall Father Tim’s relationship with the many vivid characters that populate the … Continue reading

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Is it just me…

Sometimes when I read a book and don’t really enjoy it, I wonder if I missed something or if the book simply isn’t what I wanted to be reading at the time or if I’m right and the book really … Continue reading

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