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When Do You Stop Being a Mother?

Destination: Suburban Philadelphia and rural New Jersey

Book: Come Home (NEW 2012) by Lisa Scottoline (Review copy listened to on audio book by MacMillanAudio)

Jill Farrow, suburban mom and heroine of  Come Home, needs to work on her impulse control. On the other hand, if she stopped and thought about it before jumping in a car to chase a bad guy, this would be a pretty boring book, so I can forgive the author, who definitely knows her way around a suspenseful plot. Lisa Scottoline has produced eighteen award-and-reader-winning mystery novels. Judging by this book, Scottoline has a great sense of humor, has learned a thing or two about complex family relationships, and loves animals. Continue reading When Do You Stop Being a Mother?

A Mystery Book and a Taste of Vienna

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Hofburg Palace, Vienna

Destination: Vienna

Book: A Death in Vienna (2004)
by Daniel Silva

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