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Wild Orchids by Jude Deveraux

Not what you'd expect from the title, or the author.

"In the years leading up to & after the Second World War thousands of women left school at fourteen to work in the bustling factories of London’s East End. Despite long hours, hard & often hazardous work, factory life afforded exciting opportunities for independence, friendship & romance. Of all the factories that lined the docks, it was at Tate & Lyle’s where you could earn the most generous wages & enjoy the best social life, and it was here where The Sugar Girls worked." #nonfiction

"In the years leading up to & after the Second World War thousands of women left school at fourteen to work in the bustling factories of London’s East End. Despite long hours, hard & often hazardous work, factory life afforded exciting opportunities for i

The Help by Kathryn Stockett. This book is similar to To Kill a Mockingbird in its theme, but vastly different in plot. I loved the spunk of the characters and the way the story was told.

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I just finished reading Kathryn Stockett’s novel The Help. It’s a movie. It’s in the theatre right now. Oh well, I’ve…

Gayle forman si decido quedarme 2 lo que fue de ella

Gayle forman si decido quedarme 2 lo que fue de ella

Adam, now a rising rock star, and Mia, a successful cellist, reunite in New York and reconnect after the horrific events that tore them apart when Mia almost died in a car accident three years earlier.

Sharing a fun round up of my 20 Top books of the past 10 years. So many good books!

20 Top Books of the Past 10 Years

from your homebased mom - Sharing a fun round up of my 20 Top books of the past 10 years. So many good books!

TITANS, by Leila Meacham, is the best novel she’s written since her bestselling  ROSES many years ago.  It’s perfect for summer. And, if  you were a big GONE WITH THE WIND fan like me, …

Titans by Leila Meacham

Coming April 2016 - epic family saga set in Texas. I have LOVED all her novels so far.

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The Jewelry Whisperer

The Longest Ride

Sept 2013 Ira and Ruth. Sophia and Luke. Two couples who have little in common, and who are separated by years and experience. Sept 2013 Ira and Ruth. Sophia and.

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Are you a fan of historical fiction? Do you rate books by how much you cried reading them? If so, you need to check out these 9 new World War II books.

Week 6: READ A Child Called "It" by Dave Pelzer -- An all time favorite of mine. Such a moving story is told in this captivating book.

Check Out This Book About a Young Boy's Struggle to Survive

A Child Called "It" Very sad. I don't know how the woman called herself a mother. The Lost Boy & A Man Named Dave are also very good books. I literally read A Child Called It and The Lost Boy in the same sitting.

An empowering  novel set in Jackson, MS.  Yes it is about racism and there is definitely some stereotyping - HOWEVER the characters are accessible and the message is powerful.

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