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The Thinking Woman's Guide to a Better Birth by Henci Goer - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780399525179
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Published: TarcherPerigee - August 1st, 1999

Goer's book is full of wisdom. She breaks down the mystery surrounding interventions during birth and objectively weighs the pros and cons of epidurals, induction, episiotomy, etc. This book is enlightening and a necessary read for pregnant moms. ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell


Jet by Jay Crownover - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780062302410
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - November 19th, 2013

This is one sexy, addictive read you won't want to miss!! Hot guys, tattoos, and suggestive piercings...fabulous! ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell


Sweet Tooth by Ian McEwan - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780345803450
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Published: Anchor - July 2nd, 2013

A gripping novel that straddles the line between sophisticated love story and spy thriller. Serena Frome is a flawed but lovable heroine who keeps you on your toes. One of my favorite books this summer. ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell


Zen Confidential: Confessions of a Wayward Monk by Shozan Jack Haubner - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781611800333
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Published: Shambhala - May 14th, 2013

An edgy and irreverent look at the seedier side of spirituality. Haubner creates an atmosphere of folly and misguided antics within his greater search for self-knowledge. ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell


The Beekeeper's Apprentice

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ISBN: 9781250055705
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Published: Picador - May 27th, 2014

The inimitable Sherlock Holmes returns! King's take on the history of Sherlock Holmes, this time with a fifteen-year-old girl as a partner, is witty, inventive and utterly enjoyable from start to finish. King deftly creates an underworld of villainy and a sleuthing duo worthy of Doyle himself. ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell


Lives Like Loaded Guns

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ISBN: 9780143119142
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Published: Penguin Books - May 31st, 2011

Gordon's engaging portrait of Emily Dickinson and her family will completely redefine the way modern readers engage with and relate to her poetry. Brilliantly entertaining and illuminating, Dickinson's passion, literary and otherwise, is made manifest in this stunning biography. ~ Reviewed by Cheryl Cornwell


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