Posts tagged with ‘Fiction’

  • Shell Seekers (Book Review)

    By on August 8, 2018

    If you want to read something pleasant and absorbing, while mild and unthreatening, pick up this "oldie but goodie"...

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    Polly Castor
  • Exit West (Book Review)

    By on July 20, 2018

    I give this book five stars mostly because of the fabulous book discussion it prompted in my book group...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Golem and the Jinni (Book Review)

    By on July 17, 2018

    This is a satisfying escape read, perfect for the summer. I give it five stars. It was interesting, well...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley (Book Review)

    By on July 2, 2018

    I warn you, there are a lot of guns in this book, and because of that,  I debated even...

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    Polly Castor
  • Edgar and Lucy (Book Review)

    By on June 11, 2018

    Given the subject matter and size of this book, most of you won't read it, but wow, this is...

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    Polly Castor
  • Arabella (Book Review)

    By on May 11, 2018

    Never sappy, sexy, nor too trivial, this is romance at its best.  It is a solid, upstanding, and enjoyable...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Weight of Ink (Book Review)

    By on April 12, 2018

    I am so fulfilled with this read that I feel unwilling to start another book anytime soon; I...

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    Polly Castor
  • The One-in-a Million-Boy (Book Review)

    By on March 16, 2018

    In all my years going to this book group, we've never had a book we all liked and all...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Great Alone (Book Review)

    By on February 17, 2018

    This is a magnificent novel set in Alaska, although very difficult in places. I give it five stars.

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    Polly Castor
  • The Gold Coast (Book Review)

    By on January 27, 2018

    This is a story of two neighbors–one patrician blue-bloods of high society, and the other a Mafia Don and...

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    Polly Castor
  • Books I Bought With My Christmas Gift Cards

    By on January 5, 2018

    So I usually milk my gift cards, stringing them out all year, but this time I shot my wad...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Accidental Empress (Book Review)

    By on January 3, 2018

    I enjoyed this book of historical fiction about the Empress SiSi (Elizabeth) married to the Austro-Hungarian Emperor Franz Joseph...

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    Polly Castor