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“The Travelling Cat Chronicles” by Hiro Arikawa, is a gentle story about, Nana,  a recused cat whose person, Satoru, one day departs from their routine and takes her on a meandering road trip.  It’s all great fun, but to what … Continue reading

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Winter cozies

Set in the swingin’ big band era of the 1940s, Tony’s Wife by Adriana Trigiani tells the story of two working class kids who become a singing act. Success is more on their mind than romance, but that follows.  Then … Continue reading

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Behind the curtain

“How to Love the Universe by Stefan Klein is a “scientist’s odes to the hidden beauty behind the visible world”.  “Einstein’s Shadow by Seth Fletcher tells how about the effort to take a picture of a black hole, putting Einstein’s theory of relativity … Continue reading

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UPS drop!

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A simple twist of fate

In 1968, after his father is assassinated by the KGB, Alexander Karpenko flips a coin to decide whether he should immigrate (desperately) to London or to New York. Readers get two versions of what might have happened, depending on the … Continue reading

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Cozy companions

Mma Ramotswe (No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency) gets involved in a divisive council election. At stake? A resort hotel project.  “Through it all, Mma Ramotswe uses her good humor and generosity of spirit to help the community navigate divisive issues.”  … Continue reading

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Dream weaver

As durable as the author’s surname, Danielle Steel’s stories continue to entrance.  In her latest, Beachamp Hall, a down-on-her-luck American woman decamps for England, to live in the shadow of the estate where her favorite TV series is filmed. What happens … Continue reading

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