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About bettylouise31 Member of Netgalley. Senior Citizen and been reading and sharing my thoughts on books most of my life. I read for my pleasure. I have been married for 60 years and we have a Bengal Cat, Kato. Interests include reading, dogs, cats, gardening, knitting, crocheting. I have a strong interest in North American native plants. A word on my reviews. Books review are from my public library, brought, many from Netgalley, a few from Edelweiss, occasionally from an author or from friends. The opinions are my own. I represent no publisher, author or another source​. My reviews can be found on Amazon, Tumblr, Goodreads, Google+. I have no Facebook or Twitter accounts. Thanks for reading my blog.


THINK POSITIVE! HUGS!   If we were having coffee/tea, I would welcome you and let you select what your drink and treat from the selection. Our temperate has dropped in the high 80° Fahrenheit.  This fairly normal for this time … Continue reading

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THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! As  I go grocery shopping I marvel at the number of orchids in their floral shop. They last a long time especially is you select plants that still have vs to open. The plant I … Continue reading

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THE ACE OF SPADES By Dell Shannon/Elizabeth Linington

In the second book of the Luis Mendoza story, a body is found in the streets and the apparent cause is a drug overdose. As the homicide unit begins to look into the case, Luis is not sure. Alison’s car … Continue reading

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CASE PENDING By Dell Shannon/Elizabeth Linington

A police procedure that was written in 1960. The story is still good today. Be prepared to see The difference in The handling of the cases at that times. The characters are developed in depth and the reading flows smoothly. … Continue reading

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SAGE IT OUT by Shereen Vedam

The cover caught my attention and it says physic mystery romance. I found it a fast and easy read, I was engaged with the whole time, sometimes negatively. I felt the characters were shallow and all they had on their … Continue reading

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One Word Photo Challenge – Humingbird

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! My entry This Week’s Challenges: August 13 – 19 (OWPC & WW) One Word Photo: Hummingbird & Weekly Weather: Hurricane Challenges

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THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! This post is a post created by Megan Bookslayers @ I learned about from Susan @ My book today is INDIAN SUMMER by Marcia Willett A novel set among the peaceful filling hills of Devon, … Continue reading

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These books have been approved for me to read this fall   The is the latest book in the Downward Dog Stories. It Publication Date is January 8, 2018 and is published by Midnight Ink. I have read all of the … Continue reading

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THINK POSITIVE! HUGS!     Welcome, come on in kitchen haze. The smoke is not too bad today. It has very over the week from almost none to the unhealthy stage. I am not sure how the fires that are … Continue reading

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