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Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – May 2020 Edition

A monthly roundup of mini-reviews of some of my recent reads including fiction and nonfiction.
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Book Review: A Bookshop in Berlin by Francoise Frenkel

A rediscovered memoir of a Jewish woman's escape from Berlin and then France during WWII.
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Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – February 2020 Edition

A roundup of mini book reviews from my most recent reads in the last month including fiction and nonfiction.
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Book Review: These Got Me Punched by Nicholas J. Stevens

Nicholas J. Stevens uses humor and witty banter to share incidents of romance, teen angst, and obviously kissing, in his personal collection of essays. I think many readers will find his book funny and leave them rooting for the author to keep capturing the "right kiss".
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Books that Came My Way in January 2020

My monthly round-up of books added to my shelves in January 2020 either through publishers or my own purchases.
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Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – January 2020 Edition

A roundup of mini book reviews from my most recent reads in the last month including fiction and nonfiction.
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Quick Lit: Mini-Reviews of Some Recent Reads – December Edition

A monthly round-up of recent reads with short reviews.
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Book Review: Save Me the Plums By Ruth Reichl

SAVE ME THE PLUMS By: Ruth Reichl Published: April 2, 2019 Publisher: Random House Non-Fiction/Memoir I wish this memoir of Reichl’s time at Gourmet magazine would have come out before her book, MY KITCHEN YEAR. I think I would have been more sympathetic and understanding of her deep sadness and regrets about the loss of…
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Book Review: I Ain’t Doin’ It By Heather Land

I AIN’T DOIN’ IT Unfiltered Thoughts from A Sarcastic Southern Sweetheart By: Heather Land Published: May 7, 2019 Publisher: Howard Books Non-Fiction I hadn’t heard of Heather Land until I was offered a copy of her book. So, I started following her on social media. The short videos that she posts on Instagram and Facebook…
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Quick Lit: Mini Reviews of Some Recent Reads – June 2019 Edition

I’ve returned from two trips, one to Minnesota and the other to Florida. I haven’t done a lot of reading since I was busy with graduation and preparing for these trips. But I do have a —– to tell you about. I’m trying to read more books that I choose for my own reading enjoyment.…
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