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Funny, awkward, sweet novel

November 13, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

Aza and Daisy are best friends. Daisy is the yin to Aza’s yang. Daisy is the extrovert that adopted introverted Aza. So when Daisy wants Aza to help her figure out what happened to billionaire […]

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Handmaid’s tale must be consumed

October 24, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

In the not-so-distant future, the world as we know it has ended. We are no longer a democracy; instead, the Republic of Gilead reigns. Within Gilead, there are Commanders, Wives, Marthas and Handmaids. Commanders help […]

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Two by Two

October 14, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

For the past few weeks, I have written about mostly scare-filled or mystery novels, and this week, I wanted a break. I wanted to read a book that was almost guaranteed to have a happy […]

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Armchair explorer’s favorite

October 4, 2017 Amber Appleby 0

I was first attracted to “The Lost City of Z” when I saw a preview for the film starring Charlie Hunnam. I “Googled” the film later and discovered it was a book, so I obviously […]

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Dr. Gleason leaves out nothing in her new book

September 22, 2017 Amber Quaid 0

Philanthropist. Author. Retired Arkansas Tech University professor. Meet Dr. Diane Gleason. Her latest accomplish is writing a 430-page book entitled “Dardanelle and the Bottoms: Environment, Agriculture, and Economy in an Arkansas River Community, 1819-1970.” In […]