The Stumps of Flattop Hill : Book Review , ghost stories

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The Stumps of Flattop Hill                                                                              or The Curious Flower girl of the Town Down Below A Story by Kenneth Kit Lamug "They dared, declared that Florence was scared, to enter the house on Flattop Hill." Going camping soon? Do you like cool spooky ghost stories for the Dark Night by the Campfire? Well then stop looking because I found it. At the very least remember this one at Halloween because you know ghost stories … [Continue reading...]

Book Review : Giant the Lion, the Lion who Could Swim

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Giant the Lion, the Lion Who Could Swim Written by Artemisa Gutierrez Laurence.Illustrated by Izzy Bean. Giant the Lion, The Lion Who Could Swim is inspired by my experience of teaching children how to swim for over 25 years. I  felt compelled to write a story about a lion cub who is scared to learn how to swim. Often, children are intimidated to learn how to swim. In Giant the Lion, Giant learns how to swim with the help of his friends. I included his friends because I wanted to … [Continue reading...]

Beyond the Rising Tide by Sarah Beard

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New from author Sarah Beard Beyond the Rising Tide by Sarah Beard A young adult novel of a young girl consumed with guilt over the boy that died saving her, and of the boy who is there but not there…   Kai Turner was always a rebel while he was alive, and since his death, not […]

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The Founding of the United States: 1763-1815

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The Founding of the United States: 1763-1815 by Gerry and Janet Souter   I was sitting in Barnes and Noble a while back and decided to go check out their bargain bin. What I found was a really cool book on the founding of the United States. It just so happens that the title is […]

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Eternal Mercury Blog Tour

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Guest Post: Eternal Mercury, Organ Donation, and Cellular Memory When I first realized that I wanted to write a book, I knew that I wanted it to be different. Shortly after I began brainstorming for that unique idea, a car-crash scene on a mountain highway started playing in my head. Not only was I looking […]

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Pieces Like Pottery : Stories of Loss and Redemption

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Pieces Like Pottery : Stories of Loss and Redemption A Collection of Short Stories by Dan Buri   The best thing about this book is the fact that it’s a collection of short stories. All very well written and they all make you think.I thoroughly enjoyed every story.After reading this awesome piece of work by […]

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Five Life-Changing Children’s Books

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Five Life-Changing Children’s Books A post by David Grover There are so many lessons that we are able to learn from Children’s Books. Even from a young age, avid readers will be able to comprehend and appreciate some of the more difficult parts of life. If we’re lucky we will run across books that will […]

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I Just Call Him Dad A guest post by Karen Foley

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There are many words to describe a father. I know a lot of people have used a lot of terms to describe my father over the years. Some people use the term Hero for their fathers, and people have used the term Hero for mine. Like so many of his generation, he left the comforts […]

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Top 5 children’s books I would still read today (as a teenager)

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My Name is Zoë And I would like to share  my Top 5 children’s books I would still read today (as a teenager) There are tons of children’s books out there and as a child, I loved probably 99 percent of them. But there aren’t that many children’s books that I could still read now […]

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Fresh Starts by Kimberly Krey Book Blast &$100 Giveaway

Fresh Starts: Bree’s Story;          A Companion to the Sweet Montana Bride Series                                  (Second Chances) (Volume 3) and check out the $100 Giveaway   Fresh Starts by Kimberly Krey With The loss of her parents, a not-so-recent divorce, and the disruption of her life caused by a stalker now who’s serving jail time.Bree has […]

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December Boys Book Blast

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  Oceanview Publishing Has released December Boys by Joe Clifford on June 7, 2016 Jay Porter, the newest employee at NorthEastern Insurance in New Hampshire, is investigating a motor vehicle accident claim when he learns the teenager behind the wheel was arrested for minor drug possession and sentenced to a hardcore behavioral modification center. At […]

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Passing The Bone America’s Next POTUS

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Well , unless you live under a rock and have no idea what’s going on in the world you know that the U. S. Presidential primary season is coming to a close.As scary and disappointing those primary’s have been as I always say “It Is What It Is”. Yes in deed it’s once again time […]

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Katy Rose Likes To Say NO! Book Review

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Katy Rose Likes to Say No is for every parent who, while realizing the importance of this developmental stage, suffers the exasperation of constantly hearing their young child say “no.”   Katy Rose  like most children, is just learning to assert her independence and discovering she may have power over others, simply by saying “no.” […]

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5 Things You Should Know About the End Slavery Act

5 Things You Should Know About the End Slavery Act Every 30 seconds, someone is abducted into slavery. That means, by the time you are done reading this blog article, there will be 4-5 more slaves in the world. That may shock you. I know it shocked me the first time I heard it, but […]

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Goodnight Unicorn a magical story of Unicorns

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                 A Magically whimsical parody of the beloved children’s book Goodnight Moon, Goodnight Unicorn By Karla Oceanak and magically illustrated by Kendra Spanjer. Is a 32 page beautiful picture book to be read and loved by kids 4 years old and up. From Fairies on Cherries to Gnomes and a Dragon,It’s a trip through the enchanted […]

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The Cadence of Gypsies

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The Cadence of Gypsies       On her 18th birthday Carolina  learned that she was adopted and was given a letter written by her birth mother in an unknown language. After years of research she travels to Italy on a mission to find the truth about her past. Carolina is accompanied by three extremely […]

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The War of Words by Amy Neftzger : A Book Review

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The War of Words   By Amy Neftzger Ever since reading about the adventures of Bilbo Baggins I’ve always gravitated towards the Sci fi / Fantasy Genre.So I was more than happy to give The War Of Words a shot. I like a story that’s fast moving with lot’s of action. At first I felt […]

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5 Must-Read Books for Harry Potter Fans by Reader’s Legacy

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5 Must-Read Books for Harry Potter Fans Harry Potter is one of the most popular book series ever written! Its whimsical characters and magical adventures have captured the hearts of millions. If you’re a Potter Maniac, you probably think that no story can compare those of the mystifying Hogwarts and the boy with the lightning bolt scar […]

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Outback Steakhouse Giveaway

Hungry? Trying to figure out where to go to eat?With 70 different Lunch Combinations to chose from alone it sounds pretty good to me.How bout’ that Bloomin’ Onion? Not thinking about lunch then try one of the many steaks. Chose from Porterhouse , Strip, Rib Eye and more.If all this sounds pretty good then maybe […]

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Partitions: A Novel by Amit Majmudar

Partitions: A Novelby Amit Majmudar, published by Metropolitan/Henry Holt And Company on June 21, 2011, 224 pages. Part ghost and part guardian angel, Dr. Roshan Jailly, a Hindu, watches from the spirit world as his twin sons Keshav and Shankar, who are still very young, are separated from their mother Sonia at the train station. […]

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