Book review: Lady Clementine

Lady Clementine

Lady Clementine
by Marie Benedict
Sourcebooks
1/7/2020
Historical Fiction
336 pages

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I have enjoyed several books by Marie Benedict, for instance Carnegie’s Maid, and as I knew nothing about Clementine Churchill, I decided to read this author’s latest historical novel, Lady Clementine.

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Book review: Keto in 30 Minutes

Keto in 30 minutes

Keto in 30 Minutes:
100 No-Stress Ketogenic Diet Recipes
to Keep You on Track,
by Jen Fisch, editor
Rockridge Press
1/22/2019
Nonfiction/Cookbooks
176 pages

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These days, you hear about new diets almost every week. I was curious about the keto diet, and Keto in 30 minutes was what I needed.

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Book review: Quichotte

Quichotte

Quichotte
by Salman Rushdie
Penguin/RandomHouse
9/3/2019
Literary Fiction
416 pages

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As you may know, I recently finished reading the whole of Don Quixote – yes even book 2! Phew!
As I was slowly slowly reaching the end, I heard about Salman Rushdie’s new book: Quichotte. I thought this was the perfect coincidence to discover this new to me author, I know I know, it’s about time.
I have listened to some conferences by him, I especially remember one where he talks about the books that were important in his life. I was awed by his vast culture, and he reminded me in that respect, and with his humor as well, of Umberto Eco, who used to be a close friend of his.
I’m really glad I went into new territory and read Quichotte, here is why:

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