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Friday, October 23, 2020
An It's Going to Be Different Weekly Link Round-Up
I'm weird. I've never denied it. "Organized" is probably the most common word that's been used to describe me. I don...
Thursday, October 22, 2020
The Spirit Woman by Margaret Coel
First Line: Father John O'Malley pulled up the collar of his jacket and dipped the brim of his cowboy hat against the hard wind whirling...
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Some Favorite Childhood Books
Charlie Lovett's Escaping Dreamland had a great deal to do with the books we read in childhood that helped shape the people we are toda...
Monday, October 19, 2020
A Six Pack of Christie
I've found that I like to dabble in Agatha Christie's short story collection from time to time, usually after I've read a spate ...
Sunday, October 18, 2020
Win an Autographed Copy of Vaseem Khan's Midnight at Malabar House!
It's been a couple of months or so since my last giveaway, and I'm happy to announce that I have a few lined up (like Riley Sage...
Friday, October 16, 2020
A Snap & Crackle Weekly Link Round-Up
It would seem that sometimes a person just has to do something stupid to keep herself humble. My time was this past Tuesday when a man cam...
Thursday, October 15, 2020
A Beam of Light by Andrea Camilleri
First Line: Since the first light of dawn, the morning had shown itself to be erratic and whimsical . The weather is causing the irascible I...
Wednesday, October 14, 2020
The Betel Nut Tree Mystery by Ovidia Yu
First Line: What we came to think of as the betel nut affair began in the middle of a tropical thunderstorm in December 1936 . The gossip mi...
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