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How to Stay Frugal While Traveling

How to Stay Frugal While Traveling Vacations can get very expensive. Expenses often involve hotels, plane fares and meals. Throw some creative strategizing in the mix and a thrifty vacation with memories to be made is on the horizon. Below are twelve tips to remain frugal while planning a getaway.   Travel During the Off SeasonAvoid the most popular times of year, especially for certain destinations. For example, if traveling to the beach is in the future go in late summer or even early … [Continue reading...]

Birds of Wonder

Birds of Wonder                                 Written by Cynthia RobinsonLooking for a book filled with mystery and suspense?  Look no more-the Birds of Wonder is a mystery filled with much mystery and suspense that has twists and turns to the plot.  Just when the reader thinks they uncovered the mystery, the book takes an unexpected turn. About the Plot:   Beatrice Ousterhout,  A high school english teacher is out walking her dog along a vineyard, when she discovers the dead body of a … [Continue reading...]

Reducing The Cost of College

For many readers, the college years of  your kids is a long way down the road, but let’s face it – college is expensive!

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Comfort Food by Julia Chen

Who doesn’t like comfort food? Now my American taste buds think of comfort food as something like good ol’ Mac-N-Cheese or Meatloaf. But This book Comfort Food written by JULIA CHEN is a little different. Working as a chef in London she has come up with some very interesting Comfort food recipe’s.Recipe’s from places like […]

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Diary of a Smart Black Kid Sixth Grade by David M. Taylor II

                                                       DIARY                                                      of A                                       SMART BLACK KID                                             SIXTH GRADE David M. Taylor II is the author of ‘Diary of a Smart Black Kid Sixth Grade’ a book from a realistic standpoint on what junior high […]

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The Shape-Shifter’s Wife by Carolyn Radmanovich

THE        SHAPE-SHIFTER’S                                WIFE A Review by Mark Graham Carolyn Radmanovich has written a novel entitled ‘The Shape-Shifter’s Wife’. The story of a woman by the name of Alexis that learns more about her family. This is a spiritual story of Alexis and her special powers. Alexis finds a way to end a curse […]

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Facilitating a Career Change

  Facilitating a Career Change   Have you ever sat down in your workplace and asked yourself how you ended up in that situation? Perhaps you’ve decided that your job isn’t for you, or maybe you’ve come to realize that you’ve lost the passion that you’ve once had. Either way, attempting a career change later […]

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Xander’s Story by Alejandro and Christopher Garcia-Halenar

Xander’s Story is a wonderfully vibrant picture book which guides children through a baseline understanding of surrogacy. Xander’s journey begins in the initial stage of him being just a dream to the final stage of when he becomes a gift. Xander, his little brother Max, and his two Dads, Alex and Chris Garcia-Halenar live in […]

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Guilt-Free Career Options Which Make An Impact

        Guilt-Free Career Options Which Make An Impact   Everyone likes the idea of making an impact on the world with the work that they do and the time that they spend. Whether this is through business, politics, or any other avenue, the same goal is usually very clear; a legacy must be […]

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Reluctant Courage A Family’s Fight for Survival in Nazi Occupied Oslo By Rica Newbery

Reluctant Courage A Family’s Fight for Survival in Nazi Occupied Oslo By Rica Newbery   Rica Newbery’s “Reluctant Courage” takes place in Nazi occupied Norway. I actually learned quite a bit as I was reading this story. I of course knew Germany invaded Norway but honestly never knew much about it.Whenever I read about World […]

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The Psychology Of Reward In Children

The Psychology Of Reward In Children When children are challenged over a certain task, they probably endeavor to repeat that inclination by attempting to achieve all the more difficult undertakings. The feeling of being dexterous can be quite preoccupying. Those achievements are more significant when they are bona fide, and feeling skilled is itself a […]

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Damselfly ; a Young Adult Novel by Chandra Prasad

      Damselfly            by   Chandra Prasad  “Chandra Prasad gives us a terrifying, modern-day Lord of the Flies, rendered in exquisite and exacting prose. A brave take on teen cruelty, identity, mixed race experience, class, and survival.” — Marina Budhos, author of Ask Me No Questions Samantha Mishra opens her eyes and discovers […]

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Found in Time a time travel novel by J.K. Kelly a Book Review

                                                Review by Mark Graham    “Semper Fi,” meaning in so many words we stick together. J. K. Kelly has written ‘Found In Time’ a story that is historical yet spiritual. This […]

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Flower Moon by Gina Linko

             Flower Moon    Flower Moon by Gina Linko- The story of twin sisters, Tally and Tempest  and what they grow to do with their lives and in their family. One summer these two sisters learn more about themselves while working for a carnival while on vacation. Tally is the sister who seems to learn […]

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The Calling Card of the King

The Calling Card of the King By Jeffery Warren Scott Written by a pastor with a passion for children and storytelling, The Calling Card of the King is a fable-like story that invites children to see their role in the world as people of forgiveness and love. Whether it is family relationships, or how we […]

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Halley’s Casino by Mark JG Fahey a Sci/Fi Adventure

So have you ever sat and pondered the mysteries of the universe? You know what’s really out there? Is there life on other planets? Where did everything come from? Big Bang? What’s a Black Hole? Did Star Trek really get it right? How did they know ? What’s up with that Halley’s Comet? Is it […]

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Late Apex a Novel by Jeremy Deconcini

Late Apex By Jeremy Deconcini   A review by  Mark Graham ‘Late Apex’ a novel written by Jeremy Deconcini is a story of Ben and his working through his various issues. Ben has survived many battles and will live to see more. He is a person who works for the government in various capacities, but […]

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Sammy the Station Wagon

 Sammy the Station Wagon By Tal Nuriel and illustrated by Aidar Zeineshev  a Book Review by Mark Graham    “Vroom, vroom!” ‘Sammy the Station Wagon’ a preschool children’s book written by Tal Nuriel and illustrated by Aidar Zeineshev is a story of an ordinary car that is special that will learn and deal with personal […]

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Dreaming of Books $250 Giveaway

Dreaming of Books $250 Giveaway January 15th to 31st Here is your chance to win $250 in Paypal Cash or a $250 Amazon Gift Card!! Please support this amazing group of Sponsors who made this giveaway possible! Sponsor List I Am A Reader Rockin’ Book Reviews Lori’s Reading Corner Helen Smith Our Book Confessions Author […]

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5 Preliminary Steps to Setup Your Own Online Book Tour

  5 Preliminary Steps to Setup Your Own Online Book Tour Doesn’t matter if you are launching a book for the first time, or simply demonstrating support for a published one, virtual tours are always an amazing experience for the participants and helps them in creating excitement, improving their reputation, tempting people to share your […]

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