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Book Review – Matylda, Bright & Tender by Holly McGhee

By Awnali Mills Sussy and Guy are, in the immortal words of Forrest Gump, just like peas and carrots. They’ve been best friends forever.  Guy’s mother won’t allow him to have pets, but they’re able to talk Sussy’s father into … Continue reading

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Book Review – The Ethan I Was Before by Ali Standish

By Awnali Mills I love getting good book recommendations from co-workers, and The Ethan I Was Before by Ali Standish was definitely a good one. Ethan, his mom and dad, and his older brother Robbie have all moved to Palm … Continue reading

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Book Review – Threads by Ami Polonsky

By Awnali Mills Yumming’s grandparents have died, and she goes in search of her older brother who went off adventuring because she needs him to help her with the farm.  But while she’s looking for him, Yumming gets kidnapped by … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

By Awnali Mills I had a hankering for an adult book the other day, so I browsed our bestsellers.  I picked up The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George because it sounded interesting.  Jean Perdu is a literary apothecary.  He … Continue reading

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My Sister-In-Law

Last night we learned that my sister-in-law, Virginia, has terminal cancer.  They’ve put her on hospice care and given her 3 to 6 weeks to live. As I’ve been struggling to come to grips with this, it’s struck me how … Continue reading

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