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The Signature of All Things Heading to TV

The Signature of All Things Heading to TV

Bookfinds April 22, 2015 0

I’m so excited about this news! I really, really loved Elizabeth Gilbert’s The Signature of All Things. I loved the main character of Alma. She was feisty and strong and independent and just the exact

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Happiness for Beginners by Katherine Center {Review}

Happiness for Beginners by Katherine Center {Review}

Bookfinds April 21, 2015 0

A year after getting divorced, Helen Carpenter, thirty-two, lets her annoying, ten years younger brother talk her into signing up for a wilderness survival course. It’s supposed to be a chance for her to

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Books To Pine For: THE HARDER THEY COME by T.C. Boyle

Books To Pine For: THE HARDER THEY COME by T.C. Boyle

Bookfinds January 20, 2015 0

SUMMARY: Acclaimed New York Times bestselling author T.C. Boyle makes his Ecco debut with a powerful, gripping novel that explores the roots of violence and anti-authoritarianism inherent in the American character. Set in contemporary

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National Book Award Finalists Announced

National Book Award Finalists Announced

Bookfinds October 15, 2014 1

  And the finalists are… Fiction: “An Unnecessary Woman” (Grove), by Rabih Alameddine, a Lebanese American artist who lives in San Francisco and Beirut. His novel tells the story of a reclusive translator in Lebanon. “All

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Olive Kitteridge Coming to TV

Olive Kitteridge Coming to TV

Bookfinds October 8, 2014 0

Here is your first glimpse of the HBO miniseries Olive Kitteridge based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by Elizabeth Strout. It looks stark, it looks honest, it looks raw and it looks beautiful.

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First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

First Frost by Sarah Addison Allen

Bookfinds October 7, 2014 0

 It has been a few years since we last heard from the incomparably talented Sarah Addison Allen. I absolutely adore her tales of magical realism and can’t wait to dive into First Frost! Sarah

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Bookfinds: The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag

Bookfinds: The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag

Bookfinds October 6, 2014 0

  Every so often I will be posting about books that haven’t come out yet but that I am eagerly anticipating. One example is The Dress Shop of Dreams by Menna Van Praag. This

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Bookfinds: Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me by Rachel Bertsche

Bookfinds: Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me by Rachel Bertsche

Bookfinds October 2, 2014 0

For fans of The Happiness Project and The Year of Living Biblically comes a pointed look at our fascination with celebrities, as one woman strives to remake herself in the image of her favorite stars. What woman hasn’t

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Bookfinds: Scared Scriptless by Alison Sweeney

Bookfinds: Scared Scriptless by Alison Sweeney

Bookfinds September 24, 2014 0

Maddy Carson is a mass of contradictions. She loves her job as Script Supervisor on a hit TV show, but hates “Hollywood.” Super-organized and down-to-earth, Maddy is clearly one of the best at her

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Bookfinds: A Wedding in Provence by Ellen Sussman

Bookfinds: A Wedding in Provence by Ellen Sussman

Bookfinds September 23, 2014 0

Ellen Sussman, nationally bestselling author of French Lessons, delivers a feast for the senses in A Wedding in Provence—a moving novel of love, forgiveness, and trust, set among the beaches and vineyards of southern France. When Olivia

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