Jane and Dorothy: A True Tale of Sense and Sensibility: The Lives of Jane Austen and Dorothy Wordsworth by Marian Veevers

By | 2018-08-18T13:51:54+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Non-Fiction, TCPL|

When it comes to details on the lives of late-18th/early 19th century writers Jane Austen and Dorothy Wordsworth, it’s natural to yearn for more. Austen was a prolific correspondent, but so often acerbic in her comments on acquaintances and relatives, that most of her letters were heavily censored by or destroyed outright by family members. Wordsworth, [...]

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Siren Sisters by Dana Langer

By | 2018-08-11T10:28:35+00:00 August 11th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Children's, TCPL|

What do you do as your 13th birthday nears and on that day you will become a siren like your three older sisters? Lolly Salt does not enjoy singing ships to their doom but when the Sea Witch calls she and her sisters must answer that call. Lolly lives in a modern Maine but through a [...]

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The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware

By | 2018-08-04T12:04:14+00:00 August 4th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Fiction|

Harriet Westaway, a tarot reader by trade, is in trouble. Paying clients are sparse, and her bills are plentiful. All alone in the world since her mother's death, Harriet made an unfortunate decision to borrow money from a loan shark to make ends meet. And, of course, that decision has made for more trouble, as she [...]

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Campus Canines: the Dogs of Indiana University

By | 2018-07-21T10:16:46+00:00 July 21st, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Non-Fiction, TCPL|

Ok, I graduated from Purdue so I feel like I’m betraying them but there is a new book out  from Indiana University Press called Campus Canines that is so cute! Purdue, we need our own book featuring Boilermaker dogs! Regardless, I.U. and dog fans will want to take a look at this and I’m sure they [...]

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Stay Sweet by Siobhan Vivian

By | 2018-07-07T11:36:22+00:00 July 7th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, TCPL, Teen|

Amelia had plans for her summer, but they are all dashed when she reports to her first day as Head Girl of Meade’s (all girl run) Creamery and finds owner Molly Meade dead. While Amelia won’t have the summer she wanted, she will get the one she needs. Stay Sweet by Siobhan Vivian is a coming [...]

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I’ll be Gone in the Dark: One Woman’s Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer by Michelle McNamara

By | 2018-06-23T10:14:46+00:00 June 23rd, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Non-Fiction, TCPL|

The Golden State Killer was a serial rapist and serial killer who operated in California from 1974 through 1986. He is responsible for more than 50 rapes and at least 12 murders. He is believed to be responsible for three different crime sprees in three different areas of California. In Visalia, California, he earned the name [...]

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A Court of Frost and Starlight by Sarah J. Maas

By | 2018-06-16T09:53:21+00:00 June 16th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Fantasy and Sci-Fi, TCPL|

After the war with Hybern, their world has vastly changed. Lands need rebuilding and politics need worked out, but Feyre and crew still want to make this year’s Winter Solstice a special one. Throughout the continuation of Feyre’s story, we catch up on how the war has affected our favorite characters emotionally and physically. First off, [...]

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The Driver by Hart Hanson

By | 2018-06-08T08:51:09+00:00 June 8th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Fiction, TCPL|

Michael Skellig is a former Special Forces soldier who owns a small limo service in L.A. His company includes two mentally and physically disabled veterans and his former interpreter from Afghanistan. One day when he is on the job driving he comes across a crime in progress and saves the lives of a celebrity named Bismarck [...]

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Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and her Daughter, Mary Shelley by Charlotte Gordon

By | 2018-05-26T15:58:13+00:00 May 26th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Non-Fiction, TCPL|

It’s impossible to do justice to the accomplishments of two such amazing women in a short review: which is why Romantic Outlaws: The Extraordinary Lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and Her Daughter Mary Shelley is so valuable! Author Gordon details their eventful and captivating life stories with insight, humor and understanding, alternating chapters about each woman throughout. [...]

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The Great Shelby Holmes by Elizabeth Eulberg

By | 2018-05-19T10:16:03+00:00 May 19th, 2018|Categories: BookClique, Children's, Mystery|

In The Great Shelby Holmes, John Watson has just moved to Harlem with his mother after growing up on Army bases.  Having moved many times, he is used to making new friends but he has never met someone quite like Shelby Holmes. Shelby is the perfect person to show him around his new and very diverse [...]

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