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Nick of Time

Nick of Time

On 5/20 Melissa Ward wrote: I just finished reading "Nick of Time (A Bug Man Novel)" by Tim Downs. This book is about Nick Polchak, the bug man. He is all set to marry his fiance in a week, and he decides to go to a meeting of the Vidocq society in a faraway city where he is drawn into a murder mystery that could keep him away ... Nick of Time, a book

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4 Stars

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Angel Song

Angel Song

On 4/20 Melissa Ward wrote: I am not going to spend much time on this book because I had a very difficult time reading it to the end. I found the book to be pretty dull and ordinary, and while I loved the idea behind the book, I didn't think the book followed through. The idea was that an angel was helping a woman through a tough ... Angel Song, a review

Melissa's Rating:

2 Stars

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Love on a Dime

Love on a Dime

On 7/14 Melissa Ward wrote: The novel "Love on a Dime" by Cara Lynn James is about a woman that is secretly a novelist who writes dime novels about romance. She does this in secret because her well to do family would disapprove. Along the way she has feeling for an old flame, is proposed to by a new flame and faces blackmail ... Love on a Dime

Melissa's Rating:

4 Stars

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The Money Answer Book

The Money Answer Book

On 5/21 Melissa Ward wrote: This is a Dave Ramsey book, and because of that it is a very informative book. All the information covered in this one is previously covered elsewhere. I do like that this book is set up differently so you can go straight to a section about a certain topic. There are topics like budgeting and insurance ... The Money Answer Book

Melissa's Rating:

4 Stars

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Lonestar Homecoming

Lonestar Homecoming

On 4/20 Melissa Ward wrote: This was a book about a woman named Gracie and her daughter Hope. It is the third book in a series, but I have not read the other books in the series. It does well as a stand alone book though. Gracie and Hope have an action packed adventure from the very first pages. On Gracie's wedding day, federal ... A good story

Melissa's Rating:

4 Stars

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Hand of Fate

Hand of Fate

On 4/5 Melissa Ward wrote: This was a good book in that it was entertaining. I love a good murder mystery, and this book delivered. This is the second "Triple Threat" novel, and while it does stand alone it would be nice in my mind to read the first book to introduce the characters. The characters of Cassidy, Nicole and Allison ... Good, not great

Melissa's Rating:

4 Stars

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Rick and Bubba’s Big Honkin’ Book of Grub

Rick and Bubba’s Big Honkin’ Book of Grub

On 3/25 Melissa Ward wrote: I received this book in the mail last week and was very excited to read it. I have envisioned it being a cookbook of sorts, and I am a sucker for cookbooks. When I got it and started reading it, I was surprised to find that it was not a cookbook at all. It would also help to know that Rick and Bubba ... Not what I expected

Melissa's Rating:

3 Stars

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