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    Book Blurb-ish: The Plum Tree

    I just finished reading “The Plum Tree” by Ellen Marie Wiseman and before I go into my review, I would like to note that this is the 3rd book I have read of hers in the past few months. I tend to binge an author when my initial read by them satisfies my book craving. (The definition of book craving, you ask? For me, it’s more than just a book or a good read…it’s a book that you pulls you into it.) So, it started with “The Life She Was Given”, which led to “What She Left Behind”, bringing me to “The Plum Tree” (which ironically, was her debut novel).…

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    Read.Read.Read.

    On my home page, I will be posting what I am reading as the Read. portion of my Cook.Read.Laugh. site idea. Backstory…. I have been an avid reader since my eyes were able to translate letters into words. I have always been fascinated by word origins and descriptive paragraphs that cause me to forget who and where I am because I’ve been transported somewhere in my imagination (and sometimes find myself reluctant to return to reality). I’m talking cereal boxes while eating breakfast and my parents old album jacket covers that had the lyrics to all the songs on the record. Seriously, the first thing I ever read was the…