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August Monthly News

Welcome to the Family Day edition of Monthly News.
Family Day is a holiday in some parts of Canada, like Ontario, where I'm from. The government needed a holiday, lucky for us.
It was also my two year Blogoversary on August 2! But with all the drama of my brother's passing, I forgot to post anything.... read about that HERE.

1. Animals Alive
2. River Song - Melody Carlson (recommend)
3. The Marked Son - Shea Berkley (recommend)
4. Dael and the Painted People - Allan Richard Shickman (recommend)
5. Safe from the Past - Patricia Miller-Mauro
6. Tempest in the Tea Leaves - Kari Lee Townsend (recommend)
7. The Help - Kathryn Stockett (HIGHLY recommend)
8. The Map of Time - Felix J. Palma (recommend)
9. From This Moment On - Shania Twain
10. CatKid: I'm No Fraidy Cat - Brian James (recommend)
11. The Rainbow Connection - Ian Harac
12. Amish Values for Your Family - Suzanne Woods Fisher
13. The Elfin Child - Philip G. Bell
14. Big Questions
15. Candy & Cigarettes - CS DeWildt
16. Book of Days - James L. Rubart

1. The Help

1. Dr. Beckmann Stain Devil

1. Mat Kearney - Young Love

YEARLY TOTAL: 124 Books, 1 Magazine, 2 Services, 18 Products, 1 Tv Show, 2 CDS and 1 Movie

FREDA'S FAVE FIVE (In No Particular Order):
1. River Song - Melody Carlson
2. The Marked Son - Shea Berkley
3. The Map of Time - Felix J. Palma
4. Tempest in the Tea Leaves - Kari Lee Townsend
5. The Help - Kathryn Stockett


1. With Shea Berkley
2. With CS DeWildt

1. With Anita Clenney
2. With Kari Lee Townsend
3. With Lisa Becker
4. With Natasha Larry

1. CrazyDog Tshirt's Teepocolyse Giveaway
2. New Jennifer Lopez Collection Videos
3. SwagBucks New Limited Entry Gift Card SwagStakes


  1. Interesting way to sum up the month! Wish I had done it. I have a number of the books on my TBR.

  2. I am sorry to hear of your brother's passing. I hope all is going well for you.

  3. You had a great reading month! Hope September is just as good.

    We also saw The Help and loved it!

  4. sorry to read about your brother just now. I lost bothe of my brothers (2006) and 2009.


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