Recycled Book Reading Challenge: Walt Whitman, Selected Poems

I was really excited to find this book! Walt Whitman is hailed as an American superhero of nineteenth century poetry & essays. His book, Leaves of Grass, left a lasting impression on students worldwide…especially this one. What can I say about this book? If you like poetry, symbolism, American history….you’ll love this book. Much of…

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Recycled Book Reading Challenge: Raven Black by Ann Cleeves

Hello! Welcome to my Recycled Book Reading Challenge post for my April read! I did  and did not like this one. I must admit, this is the first Ann Cleeves book that I have read. Allow me to explain. The story starts out with Magnus Taint, an older gentleman with a mental disability who is blamed…

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Recycled Book Reading Challenge: Dante’s Inferno

A classic piece, I was so excited when I saw this book…and for all of 10 pennies! I think most of us are familiar with Dante’s 9 rings of hell. In the 1300’s, Dante gets lost in the woods. When Virgil, a ghost, offers to help him find his way back. Virgil can lead Dante…

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Recycled Book Reading Challenge! Hitman: Enemy Within

I am sooooo late posting this, this month. My apologies! The holidays carried me away and I just could not complete the book in time. My apologies! My read for the month of December (and part of January) is Hitman: Enemy Within by William Dietz. I am not sure how I found myself with this…

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Recycled Book Reading Challenge: Sandstorm by Michael Asher

This book was passed along to me by a friend of mine after he finished reading it. It’s been sitting on my bookshelf for awhile, so I thought it would be a great pick for November’s Recycled Book Reading Challenge. This book is set in the Sahara, during the 50’s. It is a bit cliché…

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Book Review: Hi-tech Hijack by Dov Nardimon #HiTechHijack

This is one of those adventure books that I did not want to stop reading. It sucked me into the story from the very beginning. Which, I love 😉 Eddie, an Israeli career scientist who is on the never ending quest to cure cancer with the Ebola virus, finds himself and his partner in a…

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A Simple Life by Giora Amir #ASimpleLife

This book, an autobiographical memoir told in first person narrative form gives us, the reader a vivid glimpse into the lives and thoughts of  a boy coming into manhood during the infantile stages of the holocaust and throughout. This book tugged at my heart strings like no other in a very long time. A must-read!…

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Book Review: Five Seasons inThe Kitchen #FiveSeasonsinTheKitchen

I really really like this cookbook! The recipes are unique and awe inspiring, and set out in such a way to help the reader follow a Zen-inspired lifestyle. The 5 seasons are set as Spring, Summer, Late Summer, Autumn and Winter. Each season has its foods (seasonal fruit and vegetable), the colors that normally accompany…

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Recycled book reading challenge: Fat Tuesday, by Sandra Brown

Hello all and welcome to my Recycled Book Reading Challenge book for September! I’m not usually one for romance novels, but I do love suspense. So when you mix the two, this book is the result. I think I found this book on the english rack at the second hand shop for 0,25€. Published in…

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Book Review:Broken Leaves of Autumn by Eli Hai #Review

This book begins with Jeff and his younger sister Pam, setting the stage in a home with a drunken, abusive father and a beautiful submissive mother. After Jeff returns home to discover that Pam has received the beating of a lifetime from her father, he starts planning to leave. No long after that, Jeff has had…

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Kindle Unlimited

Hi all, I found a cool little set-up on amazon I wanted to share. Since many of my fellow bloggers and subscribers are book lovers like myself, I thought you might be able to get some solid use out of this -especially since we are reading all the time. Amazon now has an unlimited Kindle…

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Future worlds: A Science Fiction Anthology #futurehousepub

This Anthology, which includes the work of 5 awesome science fiction authors is a good read. It contains the following intriguing short stories. One Man Falls by Mark R. Healy – When the Argoni arrive, there’s no time to play around. Our heroin Jahni learns a fast life-lesson as regards the need to make the sacrifices…

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Recycled Book Reading Challenge: King Lear by William Shakespeare

Hello! My apologies, time escaped me and I did not realize that yesterday was the 1st until quite late in the night. So I’m a day late…again. My pick for August for the Recycled book reading challenge is King Lear by William Shakespeare. I think I picked this up for 0,25€ at a second hand…

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Running Late…

Hi All! My apologies, but my recycled book reading challenge for July’s book will be posted tomorrow, the 2nd, instead of today. I have had family in and will be unable to write a suitable post until tomorrow morning. My apologies, and see you tomorrow! -Mliae

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