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The Fault in Our Stars

This acclaimed favorite of the John Green young adult novels follows Hazel Grace and Augustus, two teenagers who meet in a cancer support group. This sweet and philosophical novel will definitely have you crying your eyes out—in between laughs. G...

March 24, 2017

Well written, yet the plot was predictable...convenient resolution to the problems. The historical part of this romance seemed to be added on, characters recapped events, and were not really involved in the crisis of the era.

Easy read, entertaining, conflict is there...

March 15, 2017

What Do You Want to Write? (Part 1 of 5)

As we move into writing seriously, we need to answer that question for ourselves. Some individuals know exactly what they want to see in print and don’t deviate or try anything new.

But if you’re like I was when I started, I wan...

March 14, 2017

This classic must have been written during the time when authors were paid by the word, and paper was cheap. The language is flowery and rich. This imagery vivid, characters a captivating and I truly enjoyed the British phrasing.

But David Copperfield is a serious book,...

March 6, 2017

Our company last night was delightful. We have known this couple for over 20 years, and my husband and I had always considered them our unofficial mentors.

Over coffee our friends told us they were considering a big move – to another country. Another continent. Nothing...

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Helena Smrcek, a journalist, author, and screenplay writer, believes in the power of a well-told story.

 

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