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CLC Guest Book Review: We’ll Always Have Paris


We’ll Always Have Paris

By Jennifer Coburn

A Book Review by Allie Smith

I love to travel, especially with my children.  Seeing new places together is always fun and introducing them to places I love is a personal thrill.  I also treasure the memories we create together, and the camaraderie that we share, which can’t be duplicated at home.  On our journeys, it’s us against the world!  So I was excited to read this travel memoir about the European adventures of a mother and her daughter.  And I adore the title, We’ll Always have ParisContinue reading at Chick Lit Central.

They’re also having a contest, and you have a chance to win a copy of the book!


My Favorite Books of 2013


It’s no secret that I love my books.  This year I read (or listened to) 102 books!  Shocking, even for me.  In 2013, books were my entertainment, my escape, my therapy.   I read more nonfiction than I usually do and some darker fiction, which is a bit outside my comfort zone.  Suffice it to say, I had trouble believing in the “happily ever after.”  I’ve compiled my reading stats, because once a number cruncher, always a number cruncher. Continue reading My Favorite Books of 2013

Chick Lit Central Guest Book Review

A guest review at Chick Lit Central.  I jumped at the chance to review this book, guessing that it was about a global road trip – and how cool would that be?  I was wrong.  Although the family’s global adventures are shared, this book is also also about a grief.  Parts of it were painful to read, especially for me this summer, but it is beautifully written.  I recommend it to anyone who has lost someone they love.


You can learn more about the author, Melissa Dalton Bradford, at her blog.