Category Archives: Christmas

Cozy Read Wednesday: Oklahoma Christmas Blues by Maggie Shayne

Welcome to Cozy Read Wednesday.  Oklahoma Christmas Blues is the prequel to Maggie Shayne’s McIntyre Men series and is not only cozy but a very quick read.  Since it’s a prequel, you don’t need to be familiar with other books in … Continue reading

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Cozy Read Wednesday: The Christmas Cottage by Samantha Chase

We’ve had quite a bit of snow here in Ottawa the past few weeks and it’s quite put me in the mood for cozy Christmas reads.  This is the first book by Samantha Chase that I’ve read and it was … Continue reading

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Cozy Read Wednesday: Dashing Through the Snow by Debbie Macomber

Dashing Through the Snow is the first Debbie Macomber book I’ve read and a dash it certainly was.  Ashley Davison, a grad student in San Francisco supporting herself by waitressing, has an unexpected opportunity to head home to Seattle for … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas Week 3

Christmas is coming faster than most of us would like even though our American friends have yet to celebrate Thanksgiving and I’ve been busy building and painting in my garage and haven’t been writing my blog much these days. I … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf: Nov. 18/16

Time once again to look at some of the new acquisitions on my ever-growing To-Be-Read shelf.  Things do tend to literally (pun intended) pile up.  Here’s what’s new On My Bookshelf: Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham I always enjoy a … Continue reading

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Countdown to Christmas Week 1

I usually don’t like to do anything “Christmas” before Remembrance Day (Nov. 11th — like Veteran’s Day in the US) but Kourtni’s enthusiasm is contagious. This could be a book to put you in the mood and since it’s free … Continue reading

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A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

I’m somewhat surprised to realize that this is the first book by Nicholas Sparks that I’ve ever read.  I’m not sure why.  I saw movies based on two of his books (The Notebook and Message in a Bottle) and loved … Continue reading

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