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THE BALLOON MAN By Charlotte Armstrong

BE KIND I have always enjoyed Charlotte Armstrong ‘s books. I read as many as I could find in the 1970’s. The conditions concerning domestic abuse that were in play at that period are correct. In the minds of the … Continue reading

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PRE-MEDICATED MURDER By Tracy Weber

An angry and frustrated Kate Davidson and friends arrived in Canyon Beach, Oregon to help Kate’s boyfriend Michael to get a divorce from his wife, Gabrielle. He married her before he met Kate to help her stay in the United … Continue reading

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#THE WHITE FEATHER KILLER by R.N. Moris

PEACE It 1914 England has declared war against Germany. The country is in an uproar as men rush to join the arm forces. Anyone with any ties with Germany is considered a spy. Women are giving men not in uniform … Continue reading

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#CORPSE IN THE CARNATIONS By Dale Mayer

PEACE The third book of the Lovely Lethal Gardens series is more of the same as the previous books. One thing I admire about Doreen is her POSITIVE attitude as thing go wrong and causes her more troubles. Doreen is … Continue reading

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FUREVER BOUND By Patricia Fry

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! The 31st book of Rags, the Klepto Cat is as good as re others. It always a pleasure to visit the Iveys and their animals. They now have another horse beside Peaches. Savannah is riding with a … Continue reading

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ROOM FOR DOUBT By Nancy Cole Silverman

Carol Child, a radio reporter is upset when she is called away from her son’s 16th birthday to cover the death of a man hanging from the Hollywood sign. At the scene, she found it hard to believe the man’s … Continue reading

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A GHOSTLY LIGHT By JULIET BLACKWELL

Mel Turner turns her hand to retrofit a lighthouse. The plans to open a B&B and restaurant on an island located in San Francisco Bay. Mel is startled when she sees a woman throw herself from the lighthouse. Trouble vegans … Continue reading

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WATCHING THE DETECTIVES By Julie Mulhern

A cozy mystery that is a funny and a superb read yet it deals with a major social problem. The first portion had me laughing at the antics. This is the fifth book in the series and I have been … Continue reading

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FALSE ALARM By Veronica Heley

The series takes a slightly different direction dropping the actions of the villain and focusing on a single problem. It is set in London featuring the upper middle class and their difficulties. The characters are all well developed and have … Continue reading

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FALSE DIAMOND By Veronica Heley

This book features what happens when there is domestic abuse. How it efforts those around the abuser and victim. Holland Industry is still trying to get Bea to merge her Domestic Business with their trading academy. Bea doesn’t trust the … Continue reading

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