Category Archives: Adventure

Costa Rica Update March 21/17

Originally posted on On The Road with Ms. M.:
Hola! Exactly 5 weeks tomorrow and I will be on my way to Nicoya, Costa Rica.  The team members are on a closed Facebook group, meeting, sharing ideas, praying about the…

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First Chapter, First Paragraph & Teaser Tuesday: The Magdalene Scrolls by Barbara Wood

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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First Chapter, First Paragraph & Teaser Tuesday: Ahab’s Wife: Or, The Star-Gazer by Sena Jeter Naslund

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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Mystery Monday: Mr. Churchill’s Secretary, a Maggie Hope novel by Susan Elia MacNeal

Welcome to Mystery Monday.  Today’s feature is Mr. Churchill’s Secretary, a Maggie Hope novel by Susan Elia MacNeal.  Mr. Churchill has just been sworn in as prime minister, war is raging in Europe, the Blitz is imminent, and when Diana Snyder is … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Killerwatt by Sharon Woods Hopkins

Today’s Mystery Monday feature is Killerwatt by Sharon Woods Hopkins.  A new author to me, Hopkins has created an unusual detective — one with smarts and determination, and a craving for old muscle cars and 60s music — a character … Continue reading

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Garden of Madness by Tracy Higley

Higley‘s historical fiction, Garden of Madness, is based on the seven years King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon spent roaming his hanging gardens in madness after being cursed by the Jewish God, Yahweh for refusing to accept Him as the one God.  Based … Continue reading

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The Captain Takes a Wife by Doris Durbin

I received a free ecopy of this book from Book Look Bloggers in exchange for an honest review.  The Captain Takes a Wife is the first book I’ve read by Doris Durbin and is the first of a series called … Continue reading

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