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Ireland: A Wee Bit of Bliss

Posted about 13 days ago by Suzanne S

Posted in Cooking, Home, & Garden, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, Fitness, Nature, & Travel, History, Politics, & Biography, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, Mystery & Thrillers, New and Romance | Tagged with Celtic Music, cookbooks, Dublin (Ireland) - Fiction, Folk Music - Ireland, Ireland, Ireland - Fiction, Ireland - Guidebooks, Irish Authors, Irish Cooking, Irish Songs, recipes, St. Patrick's Day, St. Patrick's Day Mysteries and streaming music

Celebrate Ireland with a pot of tea, a batch of scones and a taste of Celtic culture with a selection of Emerald Isle titles.​

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A Buffet Of Romance Novels

Posted 10 months ago by Suzanne S

Posted in eBooks & eAudiobooks, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, Resources and Romance | Tagged with contemporary romance, erotic romance, historical romance, inspirational romance, paranormal romance, regency romance, romance, romance fiction, romantic suspense, summer and western romance

Whether you like to gobble up contemporary romance, historical romance, romantic suspense or inspirational romance there is a buffet of romance subgenres to satisfy anyone’s taste.

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Downton Denial

Posted about 1 year ago by April S

Posted in Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, History, Politics, & Biography, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, New and Romance | Tagged with aristocracy, detective and mystery television programs, documentaries, Great Britain, historical films, historical television programs, romance films, social classes, tv shows and women in war

Downton Abbey’s sixth season starts tonight at 9 pm on PBS and I’m a bit in denial. If you’re a die-hard Downton fan like myself, then you’re probably feeling the same way right about now. Perhaps you’re excited to see what the season will bring, but you’re probably also a little sad to think about the reality – this is the last and final season – say it isn’t so.

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Best Nonfiction Books of 2015

Posted about 1 year ago by April S

Posted in Arts, Crafts, & Hobbies, Business & Investing, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, Fitness, Nature, & Travel, History, Politics, & Biography, Mystery & Thrillers, Romance and Self-help & Spirituality | Tagged with best of

As 2015 comes to a close, you may be looking back and wondering what were some of the best things from this year. Perhaps you’ve seen “best of” lists popping up all over the web and thought to yourself what constitutes the best anyway? How are the titles selected for these lists? Well, it mostly depends on the source. Anyone can start a blog and what they include on their blog can be an opinion.

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