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Chasing Marie

Chasing Marie

While reading Chasing Marie, I feel like a detective analyzing clues and they come fast although the author uses great restraint in not telling too much at a time. The title, Chasing Marie, is very interesting and important to the plot although what they were chasing was not really Marie (Antoinette), but a valuable treasured […]

STINGER: Operation Cyclone

STINGER: Operation Cyclone

STINGER: Operation Cyclone is an excellent Cold-War Historical Fiction, tells the story of Charlie Wilson’s War from the GRUNT level. Well, I really like this Book 2 in the Rick Fontain series by Bill Fortin. Bill Fortin is a US Army veteran himself and has chosen to write some excellent “cold war” fiction, describing the […]

When? Where? Why?

When? Where? Why?

When? Where? Why?: A History of the Wars and Conflicts We Have Fought. This is the seventh book pertaining to life’s worries and problems we must face.  By turning back the clock one hundred years, we start with World War I. World War I dictated the world anticipating a savage fight not knowing what the […]

The Signature of All Things

The Signature of All Things

My husband surprised me with this choice of book. He usually makes his selection from award-winning sites and bestseller lists; he often picks books that won Pulitzer prizes. His choice of author, Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love, however, surprised me. Well, I hadn’t heard about her new book which is an enthralling story combining history, […]

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