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The Wife, The Maid and The Mistress by Ariel Lawhon Review & Giveaway!

Synopsis from Goodreads: “One summer night in 1930, Judge Joseph Crater steps into a New York City cab and is never heard from again. Behind this great man are three women, each with her own tale to tell: Stella, his fashionable wife, the picture of propriety; Maria, their steadfast maid, indebted to the judge; and…

An Unwilling Accomplice by Charles Todd Review and Discussion Questions
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An Unwilling Accomplice by Charles Todd Review and Discussion Questions

Synopsis from Goodreads: “In this absorbing and atmospheric historical mystery from New York Times bestselling author Charles Todd, World War I battlefield nurse Bess Crawford’s career and life are in jeopardy when a murder is committed on her watch Bess Crawford has been summoned by the War Office to accompany a wounded soldier from Shropshire…

The Forgotten Garden Discussion Questions ch1-ch27
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The Forgotten Garden Discussion Questions ch1-ch27

Hello book lovers! If you are joining us for The Forgotten Garden Readalong, I hope you are enjoying the book. If you’re visiting our readalong for the first time, welcome! This month, Lost in Books,  Savvy Working Gal and I are happy to host a readalong of The Forgotten Garden as part of our Travel the…

Under the Same Blue Sky by Pamela Schoenewaldt Review & GIVEAWAY!
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Under the Same Blue Sky by Pamela Schoenewaldt Review & GIVEAWAY!

Synopsis: “From the USA Today bestselling author of When We Were Strangers and Swimming in the Moon comes a lush, exquisitely drawn novel set against the turmoil of the Great War, as a young German-American woman explores the secrets of her past. A shopkeeper’s daughter, Hazel Renner lives in the shadows of the Pittsburgh steel…

The Poisonwood Bible Discussion Questions & Review
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The Poisonwood Bible Discussion Questions & Review

Blurb: 4* – I Really Liked It! – The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver is gorgeous, lyrical, yet brutal and intense. I truly understood what life was like in the 1960’s for the Prices, a missionary family living in the Congo in the 1960’s. I pick up these books set in other cultures to get a true sense of…