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Saving Abby and Abby’s Journey by Steena Holmes + An Insider Look at the Real Life Trip that Inspired the Story
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Saving Abby and Abby’s Journey by Steena Holmes + An Insider Look at the Real Life Trip that Inspired the Story

Blurb: Saving Abby and Abby’s Journey by Steena Holmes destroyed me and then filled me back up with hope in these novels about the courage to protect our true loves and chase the dreams we are destined for.  My Thoughts on Saving Abby:   Saving Abby destroyed me (in the best possible way) and I’ll tell…

Echoes of Family by Barbara Claypole White Review: A realistic look at mental illness
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Echoes of Family by Barbara Claypole White Review: A realistic look at mental illness

    Blurb: 4* I really liked it! Echoes of Family by Barbara Claypole White shows with heart-breaking realism how mental illness impacts the patient, their family and those demons in their past and present that they are always fighting against.   Synopsis from Goodreads: “Sometimes the only way through darkness is to return to…

The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom by Alison Love & Giveaway!
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The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom by Alison Love & Giveaway!

Blurb: “3* – I Liked It! – The Girl from the Paradise Ballroom explores the Italian immigrant experience living in England and the forbidden love stories between Italians and English during WWII.   Synopsis from Goodreads: “The first meeting between Antonio and Olivia at the Paradise Ballroom is brief, but electric. Years later, on the…

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A Clean & Enjoyable Historical Mystery: Pattern of Lies by Charles Todd Review & GIVEAWAY!

Synopsis: “Bess Crawford must keep a deadly pattern of lies from destroying an innocent family in this compelling and atmospheric mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of A Question of Honor and An Unwilling Accomplice In 1916, at the height of the war, an explosion and fire at an armament factory in Kent…

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…