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Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »
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Where Lilacs Still Bloom by Jane Kirkpatrick
Where Lilacs Still Bloom

Tante Bitte, May 15, 2012

A beautiful story based on the life of Hulda Klager (1863-1960), whose legacy as the Lilac Lady remains evident today in her gardens in Woodland, Washington. As many of Kirkpatrick's historical novels portraying courageous women, this one also left a lasting impression, invoking a desire to pursue ones dreams despite hardships that life throws at us. Such amazing detail given to the characters and life surrounding Hulda, that when I was privileged to visit the "real" farmhouse and garden for the first time, I thought I had been there before!
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A Log Cabin Christmas: 9 Historical Romances During American Pioneer Christmases by Wanda E Brunstetter
A Log Cabin Christmas: 9 Historical Romances During American Pioneer Christmases

Tante Bitte, November 29, 2011

What a joy! Put another log on the fire, cuddle up (perhaps with a quilt), and enjoy these 9 stories from 9 authors ... Margaret Brownley, Wanda E. Brunstetter, Jane Kirkpatrick, Kelly Eileen Hake, Liz Johnson, Liz Tolsma, Michelle Ule, Debra Ullrich, Erica Vetsch. A wonderful anthology of pioneers displaying hope, faith, and love ... and yes, why not delight in happy endings! For those of us who don't have log cabins, we can dream, imagine, and prepare our own ...
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Barcelona Calling by Jane Kirkpatrick
Barcelona Calling

Tante Bitte, September 28, 2011

Jane Kirkpatrick,award winning author of Historical Fiction has done a 360 with this contemporary novel,"Barcelona Calling": a story within a story, with a cast of delightful characters, including John, the cat and Ho-bee,the dog; with the main character, Annie Shaw (or Miranda of La Mancha)dreaming about becoming that famous author (with a little help from her friends) and finding that perfect love. Seeking that fame encounters humorous episodes or should I say obstacles. Jane's detail to her characters and surroundings holds true here. This book is on my gift list! besides, Barcelona is calling me too ...
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