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The Winter Family 14-Hour Giveaway (OVER)

I was intrigued when a copy of The Winter Family by Clifford Jackman arrived in my mailbox. I like westerns, was in between books, and started reading this one as soon as I got it out of the packaging. It… Read More ›

Kissing the Witch by Emma Donoghue

Kissing the Witch: Old Tales in New SkinsEmma DonoghueJoanna Cotler Books/HarperCollins, 1997ISBN: 0-06-440772-1Source: Library (inter-library loan from Grande Prairie Public Library) Kissing the Witch is the third book that I’ve read by Donoghue in the last 12 months. In January… Read More ›

Still Life by Louise Penny

Still Life Louise Penny Minotaur Books ISBN: 978-0-312-94855-9 $7.99 293 pages Have you heard of Canadian mystery writer Louise Penny? If you haven’t, you will, because not only are her books gathering awards, her reputation is growing through that most… Read More ›