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LoonyAlana

Crazy Bibliophile and Book Pimp (Not So Anonymous)

I am a mother of two boys and avid reader; I practically live and breathe books. If I could sustain my life on just reading, I would live forever. I'm weird, and proud of it. I have traveled to many places: Mexico, St. Marteen, Prague, England, Cozumel, and Canada to name a few. Many moons ago I co-hosted "Welcome to Insanity" radio show on a micro radio station in TX- but our show was played via streaming internet in coffee houses in Amsterdam. I have a BA in theater. I used to be "the finder of lost things" but I think my last child robbed me of my gift. Now I just have a large collection of useless information... it goes with my growing mountain of "to be read" books

Currently reading

The Hooker and the Hermit
Penny Reid, Luci Cosway
The Suicide Princess
Anthony Bryan
Rise of the Magi (Lila Gray, #3)
Jocelyn Adams
Caged (Holloway Pack, #3)
J.A. Belfield
Hereafter - Terri Bruce I am marking this as read, but I only reached the 60% mark. I found it to be well written if a little lengthy, and not a bad story. The reason why I am not able to finish is entirely a personal reaction based on my history. Basically, it struck too close to home, so to speak, and hit a nerve I hadn't expected it to bother.

I would not use my response as a deciding factor of whether or not to read- had I not had the personal history I did I would have had no difficulty finishing the book. Many have loved it, and I would recommend reading and deciding for yourself.

I do want to thank Terri Bruce for offering me a copy to read and review, and apologize for having personal life prevent me from finishing the book. Should you write another (with someone other than Irene as the main character) I would be more than happy to read it!