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Summertime reading: board books, picture books, middle grade and adult reviewed

It's summer. I have been doing lots of reading and no writing. Check out my reviews of Berani, Michelle Kadarusman's latest middle grade, The Science of Babies board book and some adult books Karen Swan's Summer at Tiffany's.

Block off an afternoon for Karen Swan’s latest Midnight in the Snow

Karen Swan's latest book was a bit slow to start, but once it hooked me in, I was committed to the end.

The Secret Path – another great book by Karen Swan

Karen Swan does it again in The Secret Path - great characters and an amazing location. A great book to escape into.

Together By Christmas – another excellent read from the prolific writer Karen Swan

Another amazing read by Karen Swan, this one set in the Netherlands and featuring both St. Nicholas Day and Christmas.

Escape from your living room into Karen Swan’s latest The Hidden Beach

Beautiful location, great characters and fast read in Karen Swan's latest The Hidden Beach.

Beautiful read in Karen Swan’s latest book The Spanish Promise

Clear off your schedule - I read Karen Swan's latest The Spanish Promise in a day.

So much going on in Karen Swan’s The Christmas Lights

Lots of twists and turns in this latest Karen Swan book.

The Christmas Secret is more about plot and character than the holiday season

While The Christmas Secret is set around Christmas, it is not a Christmas book nor would I add it to my list of books I read every holiday season. Which is not to say I didn't like this book by... Continue Reading →

Karen Swan’s The Rome Affair keeps you guessing until the book ends

I suspect when it comes to biographies and autobiographies, the memories we end up reading in books are similar to those of the stories Viscontessa Elena dei Damiani Pignatelli della Mirandola, or simply Elena, tells to her memoir writer, Cesca... Continue Reading →

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