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Crime Time Corner #6: Academic Mysteries

When you think of the Ivy League, what comes to mind? Tradition, prestige, scholarship, old money? How about murder? Pamela Thomas-Graham wrote a three-book series in which the protagonist of all three books is Nikki […]

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Spring Ahead: Home Project Ideas

Need some remodeling project ideas? Storage and organizing tips? Decorating do-overs? We have plenty of materials to get your creative juices flowing…just click on the topics below and let your creativity flow! Attics/Basements Bathrooms Bedrooms […]

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Crime Time Corner #5

Helene Tursten brings the Swedish landscape and culture to life in her Inspector Embla Nyström series. Embla Nystrom is a champion boxer and hunter of moose and boar in the Swedish countryside. She is the […]

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New Holiday Cookbooks

It’s hard to believe that time of the year is here for holiday feasts and cookie swaps! Here are some NEW cookbooks to kick off your holiday cooking and baking! Hallmark Christmas Countdown Hallmark Channel […]

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Crime Time Corner: Holiday Edition

Almost everyone knows the birds of Christmas – the partridge, the turtle doves, the calling birds, the French hens…  Author Donna Andrews, all of whose twenty-eight books contain a bird in the title, has seven […]

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What’s Cooking This Fall?

A plethora of new celebrity chef cookbooks this October, that’s what cooking! These are just a few highlights to look forward to… One of the most anticipated is Ina Garten’s Modern Comfort Food…just what we […]

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Crime Time Corner #3

Downton Abbey sparked interest in early 20th century England in the lives and experiences of both the upper and lower classes and Jacqueline Winspear has written a mystery series along similar themes in the Maisie […]

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Crime Time Corner #2

Mystery-Crime-Thriller novels often take us to other places, but they can also transport us to other times. There are many historical crime series that are set in the very distant past that are worth a […]

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Crime Time Corner #1

Imagine that you have committed a murder; the victim deserved what he got, you were never caught, but you know that sooner or later, you will be called to account. What to do? This is […]

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Workouts at Home

Having trouble getting motivated? Missing your Zumba class? Yoga class? Strength training?  “Stay safe, Stay home” may be the order of the day (okay, months), but don’t let it keep you on the couch or […]