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Cinnamon Roll Murder: A Hannah Swenson Mystery by Joanne Fluke

It’s the end of winter in Minnesota. And Lake Eden is abuzz with a Jazz Festival. Hannah has been tasked to make some cinnamon rolls for a locally known jazz band (named the Cinnamon Roll Six) and is excited to visit the Inn where they’ll be staying. However, on their way out to the Inn, Hannah and her sister Michelle encounter a huge accident,

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Gingerbread Cookie Murder (A Hannah Swenson Mystery) by Joanne Fluke

Hannah’s skills will be tested even closer to home when she stumbles on a murder scene in her very own condo complex. In fact, the last time anyone really saw the deceased was when he bought some of The Cookie Jar’s gingerbread cookies. While trying to determine who might want her neighbor to die, a better question comes up–who DIDN’T have a motive for killing her neighbor?

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Devil’s Food Cake Murder: A Hannah Swenson Mystery by Joanne Fluke

Hannah Swenson is thrust into a mystery when a new minister comes into town to help the current minister and Hannah’s dear friend, Claire, their honeymoon. But when the minister turns up dead shortly, and a similar-looking man shows up saying the dead man was an imposter, it is up to Hannah to solve the mystery and save the day.

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It’s Monday, What are You Reading?

Wow! It’s Monday, so it must be time for What Are You Reading? What is that, you may ask?

Each Monday, The Book Date asks what we’re reading…  Please visit the site to link up your current list and hold yourself accountable. Also, you can visit some great blogs who are also doing this meme… It’s pretty awesome.

I LOVE this,

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Apple Turnover Murder: A Hannah Swenson Mystery with Recipes

When The Cookie Jar gets an order of eleven hundred cookies for a charity talent show, Hannah Swenson is overwhelmed, until her intrepid business partner, Lisa, recommends apple turnovers. Being a good sport, Hannah agrees. But then the host turns out to be a college professor both Hannah and Hannah’s youngest sister, Michelle, had a relationship with.

Having to deal with the professor is one thing,

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The Dark Side of Reality – The Real Real

Jesse is an unassuming high schooler, doing her best to keep up with school, her job and her friends. She needs to work on college acceptance and possible scholarships. She’s good at keeping under the radar from some of the big drama at school. However, a documentary crew lands in her high school with lofty promises and even loftier realities. Jesse is plucked from one of the hundreds in her school,

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Saving the World in an Hour: A Review of Room Escape (LIVE) LA

A short time ago, we were lucky enough to visit Escape Room (Live) Los Angeles with some friends. Forbes calls this the best escape room in LA. What is an escape room you may ask? It’s an interactive, group experience where you are put in a room for a finite amount of time and asked to solve clues to get you back out.

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The First Affair by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus

Jamie McAlister goes to DC as a graduate (and intern) with the hopes that she can get a job that will pay off her expensive education. She lives at the home of a prominent (and oppositional to the leading party currently) political person who happens to be the mother of her best friend from college. Jamie is at the White House during the freeze and comes smack dab into President Rutland.

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It’s Monday, What are you Reading?

Each Monday, The Book Date asks what we’re reading…  Please visit the site to link up your current list and hold yourself accountable. Also, you can visit some great blogs who are also doing this meme… It’s pretty awesome. Be sure to check it out.

I read two books last week–yuck! Hopefully I can pull off six again this week.

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Star Wars: Catalyst: A Rogue One Novel by James Luceno

The Republic and the Separatists have been battling each other in a galactic war. No one is spared as each side scrambles to gain the edge against their enemy. Working for the Empire, Orson Krennic is working on a top secret project–a planet killer. But while he throws every available resource at his command into the project he realizes there is one thing he is missing–his old friend Galen Erso.

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