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Review of Child of a Hidden Sea by A.M. Dellamonica

I had mixed feelings about this book, but I’ll start by saying it was a perfect beach read and a fun adventure/fantasy story. The downside for me was that I found the writing style distracting, and the main character a little annoying at times. But I think other readers might react differently and really enjoy…

Burial Rites by Hannah Kent

Note: The Book Stop is on vacation! This post was written in advance, which means I won’t be responding to comments. But thanks for reading. Wow. If I had to pick a favorite book of the year, so far, this would be it. Everything about this book exceeded my expectations, even though acclaim for this…

Merry Christmas to all, from The Book Stop

Merry Christmas! It’s Christmas Eve so I wanted to wish everyone a very happy Christmas with family and friends!  Being Jewish, Christmas has always been an interesting holiday for me.  It’s something I’ve never taken for granted because it’s not my holiday.  When we were kids, Christmas was a day we didn’t know what to…