Betty P. - Reviews

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365 Ways to Cook Pasta
365 Ways to Cook Pasta
Author: Marie Simmons
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/24/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Pasta recipes for every season, every reason. A veritable pasta lover's fantast book


The Age of the Moguls
The Age of the Moguls
Author: Stewart H. Holbrook
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
 1
Review Date: 2/15/2007


This book can be read in small doses or enjoyed in one big gulp.


All I Really Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten
All I Really Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten
Author: Robert Fulghum
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4.2/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/8/2006


Excellent book--especially the part about taking a nap everyday.


All the Great Pretenders (Jesus Creek, Bk 1)
All the Great Pretenders (Jesus Creek, Bk 1)
Author: Deborah Adams
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 2/24/2006


This is the first book in this series, which is a la Sharyn McCrumb.


America's Best Recipes, 1989:  A Hometown Collection
America's Best Recipes, 1989: A Hometown Collection
Author: Leisure Arts, Oxmoor House
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 3/12/2006


Great recipes for those interested in SOuthwestern cuisine.


An English Murder
An English Murder
Author: Louise Doughty
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 2.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/11/2006
Helpful Score: 1


Kind of a "cozy noir" genre.


Angel's Aura (Harper Monogram)
Angel's Aura (Harper Monogram)
Author: Brenda Jernigan
Book Type: Mass Market Paperback
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
 3
Review Date: 11/3/2005


It's a hoot.


The April Robin Murders
The April Robin Murders
Author: Craig Rice;Ed McBain
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 10/27/2005


A comedic mystery--great fun. Set in Hollywood in the late 1950s


Artists in Crime
Artists in Crime
Author: Ngaio Marsh
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 8/20/2005


Another great Marsh book. An Inspector Alleyn and Agatha Troy mystery.


Auntie Mayhem (Bed-And-Breakfast, Bk 9)
Auntie Mayhem (Bed-And-Breakfast, Bk 9)
Author: Mary Daheim
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 1/31/2006


Our heroine Judith McMonigle Flynn and her iracsible cousin Renie look forward to a relaxing weekend in an English inn. Of course, readers of this series know that will not happen.


The Balmoral Nude (Andrea Perkins, Bk 4)
The Balmoral Nude (Andrea Perkins, Bk 4)
Author: Carolyn Coker
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
 10
Review Date: 11/28/2006


A different plot--no real surprises


Be Cool (Audio Cassette, Abridged)
Be Cool (Audio Cassette, Abridged)
Author: Elmore Leonard, Jason Culp (Narrator)
Book Type: Audio Cassette
  • Currently 4.6/5 Stars.
 4
Review Date: 8/16/2005


This book uses Leonard's character Chili Palmer. One of Leonard's best.


Bead on Trouble (Kitzi Camden, Bk 1)
Bead on Trouble (Kitzi Camden, Bk 1)
Author: Barbara Burnett Smith
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/10/2005
Helpful Score: 1


Good book--not much on beading, just uses it as a setting. Good characterization.


Beating a Dead Horse Is More Fun Than You Think: A Partisan's View of the Southland
Review Date: 12/5/2006


Very funny


Bertie and the 7 Bodies
Bertie and the 7 Bodies
Author: Peter Lovesey
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 2.9/5 Stars.
 4
Review Date: 1/31/2006


The Prince of Wales is delighted when invited to a shooting party. The murder that follows his arrival gives Bertie a chance to do some sleuthing without missing any shooting or philandering. Great read.


Big Trouble
Big Trouble
Author: Dave Barry
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 10/19/2006


Very funny


Black Cherry Blues (Dave Robicheaux, Bk 3) (Abridged Audio Cassette)
Review Date: 8/15/2005
Helpful Score: 1


Will Patton has a reader makes any book good. This book just happend to be good on its own. Dave Robichaux is back--thrust into the violent world of the Mafia. 2 cassettes


Blindsighted  (Grant County, Bk 1)
Blindsighted (Grant County, Bk 1)
Author: Karin Slaughter
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/5/2005


A bit more gory than I could bear, but well-written.


The Body in the Bookcase (Faith Fairchild, Bk 9)
The Body in the Bookcase (Faith Fairchild, Bk 9)
Author: Katherine Hall Page
Book Type: Paperback
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/8/2006


Great addition to the series.


Body of Lies (Eve Duncan, Bk 4)
Body of Lies (Eve Duncan, Bk 4)
Author: Iris Johansen
Book Type: Hardcover
  • Currently 3.9/5 Stars.
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Review Date: 7/18/2005


Forensic scientist story--this type with a touch of Lousisiana


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