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de Grom’s Top Ten Reads of 2013

de Grom’s Top Ten Reads of 2013 Book Reviews by – Sheri de Grom Sheri de Grom’s Top Nine Fiction Novels and a Memoir  Please note that not all of the novels listed in my top ten for the year … Continue reading

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SUMMER RENTAL – MARY KAY ANDREWS – REVIEW

Summer Rental – Mary Kay Andrews St. Martin’s Griffin/2011    Reviewed By: Sheri de Grom Summer Rental by Mary Kay Andrews qualifies as a beach read, should you be in the mood to head out with a cooler full of … Continue reading

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TAPESTRY OF FORTUNES – ELIZABETH BERG – REVIEW

Tapestry of Fortunes – Elizabeth Berg – Review Random House/2013 By – Sheri de Grom Elizabeth Berg’s latest novel, Tapestry of Fortunes, invites the reader into the lives of four women. Cecilia Ross, the main character, is looking for change … Continue reading

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A THREAD OF TRUTH – MARIE BOSTWICK – BOOK REVIEW

A Tread of Truth – Marie Bostwick – Book Review Kensington Books/2009   By – Sheri de Grom  A Thread of Truth is the second book in Marie Bostwick’s Cobbled Court series. Like fragments of fabric in a cherished handmaid … Continue reading

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JOY FOR BEGINNERS – ERICA BAUERMEISTER – BOOK REVIEW

Joy For Beginners – Erica Bauermeister – Book Review                                                             Berkley … Continue reading

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CALLING ME HOME – JULIE KIBLER

Calling Me Home – Julie Kibler St. Martin’s Press/2013 By – Sheri de Grom Julie Kibler’s debut novel, Calling Me Home, is my first ten star read of 2013. To say it deserves less would be unforgivable. I’ve never thought … Continue reading

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THE BUNGALOW – SARAH JIO

The Bungalow – Sarah Jio                                                                   Plume/2011   Reviewed by – Sheri de Grom The Bungalow is Sarah Jio’s second novel.  It opens in 1942, in the midst of WWII. It is the story of best friends, families torn apart, adventure, … Continue reading

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THE RIVER HOUSE – MARGARET LEROY

The River House – Margaret Leroy Little Brown and Company/2005 By – Sheri de Grom A murder is central to Margaret Leroy’s novel, The River House. However, the story itself isn’t a murder mystery. Welcome to my world of reading … Continue reading

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LOVE ANTHONY – LISA GENOVA

Love Anthony – Lisa Genova Gallery Books/2012   By – Sheri de Grom   Love Anthony by Lisa Genova is a masterfully told story of two women living on Nantucket Island. A chance encounter occurs between the two and their … Continue reading

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NEW BEGINNINGS – MARY METCALFE

New Beginnings – Mary Metcalfe Laskin Publishing/2012 By – Sheri de Grom NEW BEGINNINGS by MARY METCALFE is the second novel in her ‘Look to the Future’ series. I’ve been defeated more than once in finding successful series women’s fiction. … Continue reading

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