Month: October 2015

Month in Review: October 2015

Month in Review: October 2015

Books Reviewed: Twain’s End by Lynn Cullen The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume Strange Things that happened in the books I read Three planes crash in a small town, Two wives fight fora throne, One classic author fires a devoted Secretary Favorite Book of October: The Heretic Queen […]

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In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume

October 27, 2015 Whitney Review 0 Comments

First Impressions I always enjoyed Judy Blume’s young adult novels growing up, therefore, I was looking forward to her foray into adult fiction. Unfortunately, In The Unlikely Event by Judy Blume read like a young adult novel.  Blume’s book had a grown-up topic, but the simplicity and continual reminders of what happened previously made it […]

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Sunday Post #68

Sunday Post #68

October 25, 2015 Whitney Sunday Post 0 Comments

Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer is a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. It’s Monday! What Are You Reading  is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey her meme […]

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The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran

The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran

October 20, 2015 Whitney Review 0 Comments

First Impressions   The Heretic Queen was an Ancient Egypt Sister Wives. Iset and Nefertari’s bickering and fight to the top was entertaining and would have made for great reality t.v. Impressions While Reading I enjoyed watching Nefertari come into her own and expand her knowledge of languages giving her a leg up from Iset […]

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Waiting on Wednesday: The Lake House

Waiting on Wednesday: The Lake House

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking The Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. The Lake House by Kate Morton Publication Date: October 20, 2015 Add to Goodreads Living on her family’s idyllic lakeside estate in Cornwall, England, Alice Edevane is a bright, inquisitive, innocent, and precociously talented sixteen-year-old […]

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Twain’s End by Lynn Cullen

Twain’s End by Lynn Cullen

October 13, 2015 Whitney Review 0 Comments

First Impressions I know Mark Twain for two things. He wrote Tom Sawyer and for wanted to dig Jane Austen up and beat her over the skull with her own shin-bone.  I shamefully haven’t read his autobiography or any biography of Sam Clemens/Mark Twain. Although, I always love a good author scandal and enjoyed Mrs. […]

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Sunday Post #67

Sunday Post #67

October 11, 2015 Whitney Sunday Post 0 Comments

Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer is a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. It’s Monday! What Are You Reading  is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey her meme […]

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Sunday Post #66

Sunday Post #66

October 4, 2015 Whitney Sunday Post 0 Comments

Sunday Post hosted by Kimba the Caffeinated Book Reviewer is a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog, showcase books and things we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. It’s Monday! What Are You Reading  is hosted by Sheila at Book Journey her meme […]

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