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Review: More Than a Marriage by Amy Lillard

More Than a Marriage by Amy Lillard
Series:  Wells Landing Quilting Circle (# 3)
Release Date:  February 28, 2017
Publisher: Zebra
Pages:  150
Source: book provided by author for review
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In the close-knit Amish community of Wells Landing, Oklahoma, a women’s quilting circle welcomes a new member who is struggling to keep her marriage together—or let it go . . .

Quiet and unassuming Tess Smiley is new to Wells Landing. She is also newly married to Jacob Smiley.

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Throwback Thursday Review: The Bird’s Christmas Carol by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggins

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The Bird’s Christmas Carol by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggins
Re-release Date: May 12, 2012 (originally published in 1888)
Publisher: None (Public Domain)
Pages: 36
Source: Book available for free on Amazon
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The story is about Carol Bird, a Christmas-born child, who as a young girl is unusually loving and generous, having a positive effect on everyone with whom she comes into contact. She is the youngest member of her family and has devoted older brothers.

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Review: Kiss Me by Susan Mallery

Kiss Me by Susan Mallery
Series: Fool’s Gold (# 17)
Release Date:  July 1, 2015
Publisher: Harlequin
Pages: 377
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

 

 

After Phoebe Kitzke’s kind heart gets her suspended from her job in LA, she swears off doing favors—until her best friend begs for help on the family ranch in Fool’s Gold. Unfortunately, sexy cowboy Zane Nicholson isn’t exactly thrilled by the city girl’s arrival.

Thanks to his brother’s latest scheme, Zane has been roped into taking tourists on a cattle drive.

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Review: Amish Friends Harvest Cookbook by Wanda E. Brunstetter

Amish Friends Harvest Cookbook by Wanda E. Brunstetter
Series: Amish Friends Cookbook Series
Release Date: August 1, 2016
Publisher: Shiloh Run Press
Pages: 224
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review
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Overloaded with garden produce, CSA shares, or farmers’ market finds? Now you’ll know what the Amish do with these seasonal fruits and vegetables and how they preserve some of them for future use. Bring the wisdom of Amish gardeners and cooks into your own home with dozens of recipes and tips from the heart of Amish country in Wanda E.

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Throwback Thursday Review: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

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A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Re-release Date: May 17, 2012 (originally published December 19, 1843)
Publisher: Atria Books
Pages: 71
Source: Book provided free through Amazon
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Charles Dickens’ masterfully crafted Christmas fable tells the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, a man with wealth to match the coldness of his heart. On a mystical Christmas Eve, a visitation with spirits forces Scrooge to make a choice: change, or perish.

 






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Review: Completely Yours by Erin Nicholas

Completely Yours by Erin Nicholas
Series: Opposites Attract (# 1)
Release Date: December 20, 2016
Publisher: Forever
Pages: 283
Source: book provided by NetGalley for review

 

 

Kiera Connelly leads a quiet life, and that’s just how she likes it. She’s built a name as a graphic designer and meets up with her friends online, all from the comfort of her living room couch. But when a rare outing turns disastrous, Kiera finds herself up close and way too personal with an unbelievably hot real-life hero.

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Review: Fields Where They Lay by Timothy Hallinan

Fields Where They Lay by Timothy Hallinan
Series: Junior Bender Mystery (# 6)
Release Date: October 25, 2016
Publisher: Soho Crime
Pages: 384
Source: Book provided by NetGalley for review
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It’s three days until Christmas and Junior Bender, Hollywood’s fasttalking fixer for the felonious, is up to his ears in shopping mall Santas, Russian mobsters, desperate holiday shoppers, and (’tis the season) murder.

The halls are decked, the deck is stacked, and here comes that jolly old elf.

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Try It Tuesday: Ishua Automatic Electric Pencil Sharpener

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Ishua Automatic Electric Pencil Sharpener
Manufacturer: Ishua
Weight / Size: 257g / 0.57lbs
Source: product provided by the manufacturer for review

Ishua Automatic Electric Pencil Sharpener is a fully automatic pencil cutter with USB and Battery powering options. It has a very unique rectangular kid-friendly design that makes it quite easy to hold and much easier to use. Its automatic safety lock function enables the sharpener to stop operation to guarantee reliability and safety when the tray is removed and blade replacement.

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Try It Tuesday: Etronic Battery Powered Flameless LED Tea Light Candles

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Battery Powered Flameless LED Tea Light Candles
Manufacturer: Etronic
Weight / Size: 12 ounces / 9.7 x 1.7 x 6.4 inches (shipping weight/size)
Source: Product provided by the manufacturer for review

  • Premium quality upgraded batteries, each candle lasts 100+ hours
  • Standard size fits into any votive or tea light holder
  • On/off switch for easy and convenient operation
  • Energy-saving, smoke-free, flameless realistic LED lights, zero carbon emission

 






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Try It Tuesday: Watermelon Slicer

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UPmall Watermelon Slicer Cutter Knife Corer Tongs Fruit Server Multi-Purpose Easy with Juicy Kitchen Gadget Tool
Manufacturer: BeMall
Weight / Size:  4.5 ounces/12 x 1.2 x 3 inches
Source:  product provided by the manufacturer for review

  • Two rounded edges can easily slice the melon without causing a mess. Really cool kitchen fruit knife. Besides you can can get the most of your melon with our Homebunny melon slicer corner.
  • There are smile shape designs on the slicer, very cute and lovely.