Monthly Archives: April 2006

Wolf Creek

I watched Wolf Creek this past weekend that a co-worker of mine recommended to me. It is based on “actual events” where the film is set in Australia and portrays three friends who go to Wolf Creek to view one of the largest … Continue reading

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Lisa Valdez News

I recently received Ms. Valdez’s newsletter that regretfully informs her readers that her next release, Patience, will not come out this August as planned. It will be later this year, probably around December 2006 before we’ll get the chance to … Continue reading

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Interesting Threads Online

As I put down The Da Vinci Code for the fifth time, I decided to go online and look up some information. I did my usual blog hops and visited message boards, scoping out new books to read, author buzz, … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown seems to evoke much discussion on the explosive information that Dan Brown explores that involves religion and what we believe fundamentally as Christians. After reading this book, I was left with a neutral … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Boyfriend School by Sarah Bird

The Boyfriend School by Sarah Bird is a buried treasure read. I read this book about maybe three or four years ago and at that time the book was sadly out of print. Now it’s available again and if you … Continue reading

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Recent Purchases/Library Loans

Never mind that I have over 500 books to read, I bought even more books today and have a list of more books to buy in the next few months! I need a vacation for at least a month or more … Continue reading

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9/11 Movies

I was reading an old Newsweek article yesterday that was asking the question: are we ready yet? Are we ready to see 9/11 adapted to film? There are currently four films in the works and one untitled film by Oliver Stone starring Nicholas … Continue reading

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Favorite Manga

I’m still a newbie at reading manga. I had a two-page list to start from and now I’ve expanded/added/dropped titles left and right. I prefer mystery/suspense or action manga titles or even horror. I’ve bought over 80 titles and have read … Continue reading

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It's Friday, Finally

I have a three day weekend coming up next week and I can’t wait. When I got to work yesterday, it was chaos as usual in the world of retail pharmacy. Moving on -I am now reading Dan Brown’s The … Continue reading

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American Idol

America finally came to their senses and voted off Ace Young. I knew Bucky would be leaving first and Ace’s days were numbered. The only other performer I care to watch is Chris and he rocked Tuesday night. I miss … Continue reading

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My Trip to the Bookstore

Here I was, cruising in my car, all excited to get the new Wen Spencer. The book was due out on April 4th but if you go to any local area bookstore around here – the book is due out … Continue reading

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