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Lilac Girls

Title: Lilac Girls Author: Martha Hall Kelly Genre: World War II Publisher: Ballantine Books Release Date: February 28th 2017 Format: Paperback Pages: 512 Source: Inspired by the life of a real World War II heroine, this debut novel reveals a story of love, redemption, and secrets that were hidden for decades.   New York… Read More Lilac Girls

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The Lost Castle

“Fractured glass could steal no beauty from the forgotten place… it meant life had happened there.” —THE LOST CASTLE Coming Feb. 2018 from HarperCollins Christian Publishing… French fairy tale-inspired Book #1 in The Lost Castle historical fiction series! PRE-ORDER $4.99 eBook: NETGALLEY: GOODREADS:

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Time Traveler’s Wife

Title: The Time Traveler's Wife Author: Audrey Niffenegger Genre: fiction Publisher: Harcourt Release Date: 2003 Format: Paperback Pages: 540 A funny, often poignant tale of boy meets girl with a twist: what if one of them couldn’t stop slipping in and out of time? Highly original and imaginative, this debut novel raises questions about life,… Read More Time Traveler’s Wife

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5 Love Languages

Title: The 5 Love Languages: the Secret to Love that Lasts Author: Gary Chapman Genre: self-help Publisher: Northfield Publishing Release Date: December 11, 2014 Format: Paperback Pages: 209 Falling in love is easy. Staying in love—that’s the challenge! How can you keep your relationship fresh and growing amid the demands, conflicts, and just plain boredom… Read More 5 Love Languages

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Public to Home to Public Schooling

Public, Private, Homeschool This has been written over the course of a few years. I am a mother of three children; 25, 19, & 14. We have been through public and private schooling with our children. Our 19-year-old went through the local public high school, she now attends Webster University. We took a year off the… Read More Public to Home to Public Schooling

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I didn’t need a book to tell me that

Title: You are a Badass Author: Jen Sincero Genre: Self-Help Publisher: Running Press Release Date: 2013 Format: Paperback Pages: 252 I am not a fan of this book. It had a few good points, but I felt that it was set on repeat every 3 chapters. It could have been said and done in 50… Read More I didn’t need a book to tell me that

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8 Things No Kid Should Leave Home Without

Busy Life Life has been busy, to say the least. Job changes, kids moving out of the house, and just living life. We go every week to church to volunteer my time, and I am involved with small groups. Our pastor believes life begins in small groups! How else are you suppose to get to… Read More 8 Things No Kid Should Leave Home Without

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Budget Day

This is the day I have dreaded for a lifetime! It is like going to the dentist, I would rather clean out my attic. I would rather shovel snow in a blizzard. But this budget thing is something I NEED to do! We are working through Financial Peace University by Dave Ramsey. If you have… Read More Budget Day