Category Archives: Adult Book

Tuesday’s Tantalizing Teasers & First Chapter, First Paragraph: Tuesday, March 20th

I used to participate in a meme called Teaser Tuesday but since it has changed hands it keeps appearing on Wednesdays which are extremely busy days for me.  So I’m starting my own Tuesday’s Tantalizing Teasers which will appear on Tuesdays.  … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf, Mar. 16/18

Since I last wrote anything on this blog, I’ve searched, found, bought, and moved into a marvellous new condo overlooking the Ottawa River.  And although I haven’t found the time to write, I’ve certainly been reading.  Here’s a sample from … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all my patient followers and fellow-bloggers.  It’s been a few months since I’ve written even though I did keep reading.  Life has been full of change for me and 2017 was a year full of adventure … Continue reading

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First Chapter, First Paragraph & Teaser Tuesday: Coastliners by Joanne Harris

First Chapter, First Paragraph, is a meme hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea.  Anyone can play — just copy the first paragraph of the first chapter (or prologue) and include a picture of the book cover. Leave your link at … Continue reading

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The Simplest Way To Change the World by Dustin Willis and Brandon Clements

Have you ever watched the news and thought, ‘What is the world coming to?’  Do you have a difficult time with some of your neighbours or co-workers?  Do you ever stop to think, What can I do to change things; … Continue reading

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An Officer and a Spy by Robert Harris

Robert Harris has written an amazing novelization of the factual events from the 1895 trial of Alfred Dreyfus, accused spy in the French military, to his final vindication in 1906 when the decision of the Rennes verdict of the Supreme … Continue reading

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Cozy Read Wednesday: Ask Me Again by Kara Kinsley

Today’s cozy read is by an author with whom I was unfamiliar until I came across this novella.  She has written 20 books, all romances, and there is definitely an emphasis on faith.  The full title is Ask Me Again … Continue reading

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