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About bettylouise31 Member of NetGalley and Edelweiss 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 over 60 years. We had a Bengal Cat, Kato who has crossed over the Rainbow Bridge. 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 any other source​. My reviews can be found on Amazon, Tumblr, Goodreads, Google+, and Twitter. I have no Facebook account. Thanks for reading my blog.


This is the third week we have been stay at home. Today Kathy took me to the bank and I saw some on signs of spring the grass is finally turning green The forsythia, white pear trees were blooming, along … Continue reading

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DON”T PANIC AND WASH YOUR HAND Orchids for sale at a super store. WOULD SOMEONE EXPLAIN FOR ME, WHY THE RUSH TO BUY TOILET PAPER? I would invite you for a cup of tea or coffee; but we are no … Continue reading

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RDP Friday: Viral

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Today our government decided to go a little viral. At the moment Public Enemy No. 1 is so small it cannot be seen with the human eye but it attaches itself to…

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Today, I am sharing pictures of some of my plants. The first is one of my orchids. I brought this in January this year. The yellow and pink were brought this month. Next the rose bowl brought this month on … Continue reading

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The third book in this series will take you to the 1939 New York World ‘s Fair. Elizabeth “Biz” Adams, photographer for Daily Trumpet works with Ralph Kaminsky, a reporter who hears of a murder that occurred at the fair. … Continue reading

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#FATAL ROOTS by Sheila Connolly

The County Cork series has been extraordinary from the beginning and the 8th installment does not disappoint. Each story can be read as a standalone as they are complete but understanding the backstory is better, if read in order.When Maura … Continue reading

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The first book in a new series by a favorite author, Maddy Day. I smiled many times as the author set up the characters for the series. The MC owns a bike shop and belongs to a cozy book club. … Continue reading

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WELCOME, come inside and lets chat awhile. We are going to set on the patio as the sun is shinning so it will be warm out there. There is tea, coffee and hot chocolate to drink. In late November in … Continue reading

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The 7th edition of the Second Chance Mysteries series is a relaxing read. The characters are excellent and will grab your attention at once. Elvis, a feline adds much to the story. Sarah Grayson attends a fundraiser and sees a … Continue reading

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#FLORAL FRIDAY February 17,2020

I am slowly learning my new setup. Today I managed get some of my pictures into my WordPress library. Katy brought these plants on Valentine’s Day. Today, there are five flowers open and more to come.

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