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5 Minutes for Books staff reviewer Nancy received a copy of this book to facilitate her review and is here to share her thoughts and offer up a giveaway copy for one of you. Sleeping […]

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The real-life disappearance of a girl in 1970s Connecticut sets the stage for this great summer read. Children can be amazingly cruel and I’m sure we all have our own stories of events from our […]

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Nancy is a staff reviewer at 5 Minutes for Books. She received a copy of the book to facilitate her review. Eleanor Murray lives with her aging mother, wheelchair-bound sister, Eve, and Eve’s husband, Glen. […]

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I’m a big fan of historical fiction, with one of my favorite locations and time periods being New York City during the mid 19th century, when thousands of Irish immigrants arrived, fleeing the famed potato […]

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Last year for Christmas, my kids begged for Skylanders™ for the Wii.  Santa came through, and throughout the year, every time we stepped foot in Target, Wal-mart or Toys R Us, they wanted to buy yet […]

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Hi– This is Nancy from 5 Minutes for Books. In last year’s Captain Underpants and the Terrifying Return of Tippy Tinkletrousers (because this is apparently a better name than Professor Poopypants), Tippy escapes from the […]

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In Falling Home, Karen White introduces the town of Walton, GA and its tightly-knit community with Cassie Madison’s return home to visit her ailing father and estranged sister Harriet.   After the Rain brings newcomer […]

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Now that Scaredy Squirrel has made a friend, had a birthday party, and survived the dark and the beach, he takes on Christmas (check out some of the links if you aren’t familiar with Scaredy’s […]

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My family tries to get to the drive-in every summer (yes we still have one!) and this year’s film was BRAVE, a movie we all enjoyed.  With a girl as the lead character, I wasn’t […]

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Charity Shumway was hired by Glamour Magazine to research the 500 past winners of their Top Ten College Girls contest. She used this experience as the basis for her fun new novel, Ten Girls to […]

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