Monthly Archives: December 2010

Denee Cody's Medieval Romances

I was rearranging my bookshelves yesterday for the millionth time and came across Denee Cody’s medieval romances. I bought and read two when they first released: The Golden Rose (1998) and Queen of the May (1997). She wrote two earlier … Continue reading

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On The Jellicoe Road – Melina Marchetta

On The Jellicoe Road (2003) is the full title of Melina Marchetta’s third book set in Sydney, Australia. The novel is about surviving tragedy, bonding with friends, having hope and finding love. For those unfamiliar with Ms. Marchetta’s work, she … Continue reading

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The Lighter Side of Life and Death – C.K. Kelly Martin

The Lighter Side of Life and Death (2010) written by C.K. Kelly Martin is a YA novel and Ms. Martin’s third book. I was drawn into this story from page one and I read it almost straight through. I’m sure … Continue reading

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Texas Splendor – Lorraine Heath [an attempted read]

Texas Splendor (1999) is the last book in a trilogy featuring the Leigh brothers who were all named after Texas towns: Houston, Dallas and Austin. I read and enjoyed the first two books in the series but for some reason, … Continue reading

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