Monthly Archives: July 2012

Three reasons why I will never be Tina Fey according to my husband…

My very serious book club is reading the Tina Fey memoir “Bossypants.”  This is very out of character for them because they usually pick serious books, like the time they picked “Middlemarch”.. oh that’s right they picked it but I … Continue reading

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“Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand” a polite British romance

Charming, sweet but boring. This is a well written novel that had sweet characters but it just didn’t hold my interest. The premise sounded good:  it is a novel about a 68 year old widower who is the epitomy of British … Continue reading

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Forget 50 Shades of Grey, “Gone Girl” is the summer smash

I know everyone is all caught up with the 50 Shades trilogy, but seriously, “Gone Girl” is the summer beach read I will be recommending to everyone. It is the suspense filled story of a young couple. On the morning … Continue reading

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