Category Archives: Patricia Kiyono

Guest Author: Alina K. Field, Historical Romance

After reading A Leap Into Love by Alina K. Field, I noticed that she had a regency series. Since I love series romance, especially when they’re centered on families, I asked her to come and share with us about her books, and … Continue reading

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No Thanks, My TBR List is Long Enough

This week, we’re asked to name the types of books we dislike. I generally stay away from anything that involves explicit gore. So that includes horror, a lot books set in war zones, and the gritty mystery/suspense books. I’m not … Continue reading

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Remarkable Reads for 2018, Part Five

The college semester ends in late April, and while I love teaching, there is that bothersome necessity of recording grades. Since my teaching load this past semester was larger than usual, that meant more grades to sort out, so I … Continue reading

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Super Me

Lately, the movie theaters are bursting with people watching the latest superhero movies. I haven’t watched any of them, but I remember reading my brother’s comic books and wishing I could be like Wonder Woman, Catwoman, Supergirl and Red Sonja … Continue reading

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Guest Author: Julia Keanini and The Noble Heir

I like to read books written by authors who are active in various groups I participate in, and a few months ago I told you about an interesting story called Snow and the Seven Teenagers. I contacted the author, who … Continue reading

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All in the Family

This week, one of the foxes asked about the art in our homes. I could look at this several ways. Art has been an important part of my family for several generations, so my house is full of the creative … Continue reading

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Re-telling a Tale

One of the foxes asked, “Would you want to be asked to create a novelization of a movie? Why or why not? What movie?” About three years ago we spent a week discussing books we’d read after seeing the movie … Continue reading

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