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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 65 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. I am writing very. 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. Tumblr, Goodreads, Google+, and Twitter. I have no Facebook account. Thanks for reading my blog.

#JUDGE THEE NOT by Edith Maxwell

PEACE Think Positive The fifth book in the Quaker Midwife mysteries covers how people who have disabilities and different a lifestyle than the normal are treated. We meet Jeanette Papka, a blind woman interpreting language for the court and learned … Continue reading

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Happy New Year – 2022

Think Positive Hello, friends come inside as it is now up to 23 F./-5C. At 8:00 AM it was 4F. Like the rest of the world, our weather is odd. I lived in Idaho from 1930-1940, do not remember a … Continue reading

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#MURDER AT CROSSWAYS by Alyssa Maxwell

PEACE Think Positive Emma Cross when she sees the body is shock as at first thought it is Brady, her half-brother dead in the pool in 7th booking this historical story of Newport in the 1898. Closer examination shows it … Continue reading

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PEACE The third edition has Colbie Summers involved in a college admission scandal. Colbie’s Gourmet Cat Food is about to get a large order for her cat food. Colbie picks up a friend son from his music lesson and hears … Continue reading

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MURDER IN MURRAY HILL By Victoria Thompson

BE KIND Each book I read of the Gaslight Mysteries keeps the series getting better. Frank is hiding the fact of his inheritance from the police as he does not want to lose his job. A Father wants to find … Continue reading

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#BETTER WATCH OUT by Christine Freeburn

PEACE The second book in the Merry and Bright handcrafting series, Merry is busy staging Season Greetings Christmas Parade. The Santa float is missing and when Merry located it she found Jenna Wilcox’s DEAD body in Santa sleigh. Jenna had … Continue reading

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HELLO Christmas 2021

Merry Christmas Welcome come in there is Coffee or tea and GF goodies to share a chat. Christmas is here. We had an inch of snow last night and a 50% chance for tomorrow. The sun is shining right now. … Continue reading

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DEAD AS A DOORNAIL by Tonya Knappes

BE KIND ​ The fifth installment of the Kenni Lowry series just keeps on getting better. This is the best one yet. Kenni is the sheriff of a small town, Cottonwood, Kentucky. Whenever there is murder the ghost of the … Continue reading

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PHONCIANA By Phyllis A. Whitney

This gothic romance is set on Palm Springs Island at the family mansion of the wealthy Logan family. The poinciana is in full bloom. The mansion is full of art and other valuable collections. Some of the pieces are missing. … Continue reading

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#THE LOCH NESS PAPERS by Paige Shelton 

PEACE A new author for me and the fourth installment of this series. I will read her again especially this series. Delaney Nichols is planning on marrying her boyfriend Tom Shannon. The pastor who was to officiate at the ceremony … Continue reading

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