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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“Burdens are for shoulders strong enough to carry them.

~Margaret Mitchell

 

I must admit, I haven’t read Gone With the Wind as of yet, but it has been on my Wish List since I was a young girl. I think, I shall start reading it during the month of August. Have you read it? If so, who is your favorite character?

 

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“The only way to do all the things you’d like to do is to read.”

~Tom Clancy

 

This quote couldn’t be more true. I have traveled the world, traveled through time and experienced things only possible through the printed words in a great book. What are some of your favorite books that gave you new experiences?

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~Ariesgrl

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The Detective Blog Tour

The Detective CoverTitle: The Detective

Author:  Adrienne Giordano

Publisher: Harlequin Intrigue

Release Date:  July 1, 2015

Genre: Romantic Suspense

Buy Links: Amazon / Barnes & Noble / iBooks / BAM / Google Play / Kobo Books

 

Book Summary:

She’s captured his heart…and the attention of a murderer.

 Injured homicide detective Brodey Hayward needs a distraction, and he finds it as a consultant on a cold case murder. When Brodey’s investigation delays plans to remodel the former crime scene, he uncovers another kind of distraction: spirited Lexi Vanderbilt. Despite her distrust of men, Brodey charms the alluring interior designer into helping him examine the case facts.

Working closely with the ultrasexy detective helps Lexi lower her guard, igniting a passion that even Chicago’s winter can’t cool. As they close in on the killer, Lexi becomes his new target. To save her, Brodey must either betray her trust—or risk losing Lexi forever.

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.”

~Julia Child

 

I am so grateful that my passion for reading has opened worlds that I never dreamed possible. Follow your passions and dreams!
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~Ariesgrl

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Forgotten Book Challenge

Hi Everyone,

This Forgotten Book Challenge is an old, hardcover book that I bought many years ago. I saw it on the bookshelf one day, and after the events of last year, I thought I would give it a try.

As always, to learn more about the Forgotten Book Challenge, click on the logo below.

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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The Happiness Project: Or Why I Spent a Year Trying to Sing in the Morning, Clean My Closets, Fight Right, Read Aristotle, and Generally Have More Fun
By: Gretchen Rubin
(Purchased over four years ago.)

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“Go, my book, and help destroy the world as it is.

~Russell Banks

 

Have you ever read a book that completely changed your world? If so, tell me about it. If not, what controversial book(s) have you read andloved?

Have a wonderful Wednesday!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

 

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Carissima

By: Rosanna Chiofalo

Pia Santore always dreamed of visiting New York with her sister Erica. Unfortunately, her sister passed away before Pia’s dreams were realized. Now alone in New York, she has a difficult time moving forward with her life. When she lands an exclusive interview with the movie star, Francesca Donata, a whole new world is opened up for her. As she travels to Francesca’s home in Rome, and learns the inner details of her past, Pia must come to terms with her loss in order to open herself up for true love.

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“The weariest nights, the longest days, sooner or later must perforce come to an end.

~Emmuska Orczy

 

I prefer to end my long days/night with a good book. What about you?

 

Have a wonderful Wednesday!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness.”

~George R.R. Martin

 

How many of you are fans of the Game of Thrones books? I haven’t yet had the pleasure of reading them, but I have several friends that rave about them.

Have a wonderful Wednesday!

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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A Quote to Begin the Day…

“Woke up this morning with a terrific urge to lie in bed all day and read.

~Raymond Carver

 

It has been a rough few days in my household, so the desire to stay in bed and read all day is quite strong. Alas, I must go to work. However, if everyone is doing well and staying healthy, on Friday, I will be back with a ton of reviews!!! (Fingers, toes and paws crossed!)

Enjoy!
~Ariesgrl

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