Monthly Archives: August 2011

“Mountains beyond Mountains” by Tracy Kidder

I have previously confessed that I am a book buyer and as such I get a lot of pleasure from lending my books to other readers.  Last week I was pleasantly surpised to receive back my copy of “Mountains beyond Mountains” … Continue reading

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“One Day” – 2 friends over 20 years by David Nicholls

This doesn’t happen to me often, but I finished this book in a weekend. It was a book club book but when I started it, I thought I had picked up the wrong book.  I called my friend, Cathy, and asked her why we were … Continue reading

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My August Book choice – “The Tender Bar” by JR Moehringer

I love a book about a bar.  Throw in some quirky characters and a handsome main character and you have yourself a page turner.  This week at my BBY book club, I was reminded of a book that I read several … Continue reading

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