Monthly Archives: February 2022

The Misbegotten Son ~ by Jack Olsen

This is an old one (1993) but it was on sale at Audible and it looked pretty good. I’m a fan of good True Crime and Jack Olsen used to be among the best of crime reporters. By the time … Continue reading

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21st Birthday by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

I don’t know about James Patterson,  but I do enjoy the collaboration between him and Maxine Paetro for The Women’s Murder Club mysteries – I’ve previously read two books by Patterson alone and they seem rather dry and extra violent … Continue reading

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A Good Provider Is One Who Leaves ~ by Jason DeParle

Confession time –  one of the reasons I read/listen to books so much is that I have tinnitus (ringing in ears) and I often can’t do silence. I can fall asleep (usually) but just sitting around in an empty house … Continue reading

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The Books of Jacob ~ by Olga Tokarczuk

Let me start off by saying that I’m becoming a huge fan of Olga Tokarczuk.  This book, having taken six or seven years to write, was first published in Poland in 2014, but it wasn’t translated into English until after … Continue reading

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Under a White Sky ~ by Elizabeth Kolbert- #2

I reread this for a discussion group and as usual, I got a whole lot more out of it the second time.  A WHOLE LOT MORE!!!! (1st review is here)  Now I’m might have to have to read The Sixth Extinction … Continue reading

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