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Rage Against the Dying

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Rage Against the Dying: A Thriller (Brigid Quinn Series #1) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250038166
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Published: Minotaur Books - June 3rd, 2014

Brigid Quinn is a woman with secrets and a woman who tells lies. She is also a retired FBI agent whose quest for a quiet, normal life is in vain.This tightly woven thriller kept me on the edge of my seat. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


Savage Harvest

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Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062116154
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Published: William Morrow - March 18th, 2014

The disappearance of 23 year old Michael Rockefeller in 1961 while on an expedition in New Guinea caused a sensation and wild speculation. Fifty years later, Hoffman retraces Rockefeller's journey. Staying in the same villages and meeting the Asmat people, he discovered a culture little understood by the West and based on our greatest taboos. This is more than a story of a young man's death; it tells of how Western hubris set in motion events with grave repercussions. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


The Smart Guide to Single Malt Scotch Whisky by Elizabeth Riley Bell - Book Review

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Smart Guide to Single Malt Scotch Whisky - Second Edition Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781937636562
Availability: Special Order
Published: Smart Guide Publications Inc. - May 25th, 2014

Do yourself a favor...know what you are drinking! ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


Bold

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Bold: A Cookbook of Big Flavors  Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761139614
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Workman Publishing Company - December 3rd, 2013

Don't be timid ~ these combinations are amazing! My favorite so far: Turkey & Pistachio Meatballs in Gorgonzola Basil Cream Sauce. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780307588371
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Published: Broadway Books - April 22nd, 2014

A chilling page turner that will make you ask "How well do I REALLY know my spouse?" Then have you wondering if you really want to know the answer!! ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


The Secret Rooms

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The Secret Rooms: A True Story of a Haunted Castle, a Plotting Duchess, and a Family Secret Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143124733
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Published: Penguin Books - December 31st, 2013

The story of John Manners, 9th Duke of Rutland, and his obsession to obliterate from history shameful chapters of his past. Dying alone in the family archives, he nearly succeeds. What Bailey uncovers when allowed access to these rooms 60 years later is the story of an aristocratic family that would stop at nothing to achieve their goals. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Donner


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