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The Second Chance Tea Shop by Fay Keenan
My rating : 3 out of 5 stars Genre : Women's fiction, contemporary romance Format : Free ARC obtained through NetGalley (no compensation for review) Sweet or hot? : Medium; a few sex scenes, a few curse words Disclaimer: There are affiliate links in this po...

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Poetry Thursday
This week, on World Poetry Day (21 Mar), I spent a good bit of time sifting through old poetry posts on this blog. It was a reminder that (a) one of my goals for 2017 was to write more, and (b) it has been about 10 years since I've written any poetry. Even ...

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Bring on the Blessings by Beverly Jenkins
My rating : 3 out of 5 stars Genre : Women's fiction Format : Kindle e-book Sweet or hot? : Sweet; there are references to sex but no explicit scenes and a few four-letter words Disclaimer: There are affiliate links in this post. If you click through and ma...

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Farewell, Dorothy Parker by Ellen Meister
My rating : 4 out of 5 stars Genre : Women's fiction, fantasy Format : mp3 audiobook downloaded from public library Sweet or hot? : Medium; no graphic sex scenes but the F-bomb is dropped several times Disclaimer: There are affiliate links in this post. If ...

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Sprucing up the old blog
There are changes afoot! I've been adjusting a few things with this blog, hoping to make it more accessible and make the content more compelling. Here are a few of the adjustments: --I changed "girl" to "gal" in the blog name. I was afraid that "Average Gir...

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The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion
The Rosie Project by Graeme Simsion; Dan O'Grady, narrator My rating : 3 out of 5 stars Part of a series? : Yes, Book #1 of the Don Tillman series Genre : Contemporary romance Format read : Audiobook from the library Sweet or hot? : Medium; the possibility ...

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It's February -- Time for Gardening Books!
UPDATE(22 Feb 2017): A lot has changed in five years, so I came back to fix the broken links before sharing this throwback post. Disclosure: “Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I wi...

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"At Your Request" by Jen Turano
My rating : 3 out of 5 stars Part of a series? : Yes, Book #0.5 of the Apart from the Crowd series Genre : Christian historical romance Format read : Free e-book from the publisher Sweet or hot? : Definitely sweet Disclosure: “Some of the links in this post...

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"Catt Chasin' " by Shana Burton
My rating : 2 out of 5 stars Part of a series? : No Genre : Christian, maybe? Format read : E-book borrowed from the library S weet or hot? : Sweet, but language is questionable Disclosure: “Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. This means if ...

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Sunday Salon: On Reading More Diversely
You would think that since I am a black woman I read a lot of books by black authors. Sadly, that is not the case. When I was a teen, I read a lot of poetry and there were poets like Alice Walker and Nikki Giovanni in the mix. I had a fascination with the 1...
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