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Lesbian romance. Loved it! The tale weaves along, past and present, the life of Poppy – she’s called home because her alcoholic grandfather is dying. The book is set up along the formulaic lines of ‘estranged character returns to her hometown and rediscovers her past lover,’ but that’s about the only formula I saw. Poppy, her mother and grandmother, the back story of her grandfather, father and Susan all coalesce into a heady mix. By the end, I wasn’t sure where this book was going, but I had to keep reading to find out! It’s an excellent story of self-discovery with a wonderful twist. Read it. Now!

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Redhawk - 2012 Reading [View all] , djredhawk, Mon Jan-30-12 03:15 PM
  1. Syndrome by Thomas Hoover, djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012, #1
2. Space Junque by L.K. Rigel, djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012, #2
3. Game Frame by Aaron Dignan, djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012, #3
4. Seppeku: A History of Samurai Suicide by Andrew Rank..., djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012, #4
RE: 4. Seppeku: A History of Samurai Suicide by Andrew ..., icon, Mar 15th 2012, #13
5. World War Z by Max Brooks, djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012, #5
6. Shaken and Stirred by Joan Opyr, djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012 #6
7. Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card, djredhawk, Jan 30th 2012, #7
8. Voluntary Madness by Norah Vincent, djredhawk, Feb 02nd 2012, #8
9. Way of the Cheetah by Lynn Viehl, djredhawk, Feb 11th 2012, #9
10. Ex Patriots by Patrick Clines, djredhawk, Feb 11th 2012, #10
11. David & Suzanne's Big Frickin' Canadian Motorcycle ..., djredhawk, Feb 11th 2012, #11
12. Shadows in Flight by Orson Scott Card, djredhawk, Feb 13th 2012, #12

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