Posts tagged with ‘Fiction’

  • Firefly Lane (Book Review)

    By on May 4, 2021

    I'm ambivalent about this one and not recommending it. I'm glad to move on to something else.

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    Polly Castor
  • Lady of Quality (Book Review)

    By on April 21, 2021

    With sparkling wit, vivid characters, and a satisfying ending, this short read was a highly entertaining romp.

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    Polly Castor
  • The Nature of Fragile Things (Book Review)

    By on March 16, 2021

    Both historical fiction and mystery, this compelling story is of a mail order bride facing survival after the San...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Woman Who Heard Color (Book Review)

    By on March 2, 2021

    This book is about the woman who Hitler recruited to deal with all the "degenerate art" which included everything...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Vanishing Half (Book Review)

    By on February 1, 2021

    The story explores the concept of identity, through all its characters, but predominantly via twins, which separate, one living...

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    Polly Castor
  • Maisie Dobbs Mystery Series (Book Review)

    By on December 8, 2020

    Perfect light reading without being twaddle, you'll like Maisie and enjoy seeing her intuit her way through her cases.

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    Polly Castor
  • The Stationery Shop (Book Review)

    By on December 2, 2020

    I found this novel about lost love, the quirks of fate, missed chances, and forgiveness engrossing. I give it...

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    Polly Castor
  • Nothing to See Here (Book Review)

    By on November 20, 2020

    While I usually don't blog about three star books, this undemanding novel, might be the ticket to lighten things...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Henna Artist (Book Review)

    By on November 13, 2020

    I recommend reading this chick lit with an exotic twist. It is a great way to visit another culture...

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    Polly Castor
  • 40 Rules of Love (Book Review with Quotes)

    By on October 20, 2020

    This book is historical fiction of the 12th century mystic poet Rumi's life, embroidered with so profound Sufi bits.

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    Polly Castor
  • The Talented Miss Farwell (Book Review)

    By on October 7, 2020

    If you are interested in art, crime, or compulsive behavior, you might enjoy this unique read. I give it...

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    Polly Castor
  • The Island of Sea Women (Book Review)

    By on September 18, 2020

    This book, about the struggles of two deep sea diving friends, is enlightening about a different culture and time.

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    Polly Castor