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Bowling Green Daily News Reviews

Willoughby, F. A. (2017, Mar. 12), Book review: Mississippi Blood. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/book-review-mississippi-blood/article_49b191bd-aa19-5035-8a9c-ba2fbb279d33.html (go read this, it is awesome!) – “Mississippi Blood (Natchez Burning Series #3)” by Greg Iles

Willoughby, F. A. (2017, Jan. 8) ‘The Man Who Loved Birds’ author leaves major holes. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/the-man-who-loved-birds-author-leaves-major-holes/article_51942091-d79a-5490-b78a-6575b51d3371.html (the ending of this book greatly upset me, and I felt there were holes, but it was an interesting story). – “The Man Who Loved Birds” by Fenton Johnson

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Dec. 11) ‘Bourbon’ delivers a book of intrigue. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/bourbon-deliversa-book-of-intrigue/article_1b5a12c6-b962-5a36-b0b6-546a1bb60ffd.html (5 Star book. Loved it) – “The Bourbon Thief: A Family with Bourbon in its Blood and Blood on its Hands” by Tiffany Reisz

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Nov. 27) ‘Opulence’ a reminder of culture and community. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/opulence-a-reminder-of-culture-and-community/article_8cfb1a06-7c6a-5a4b-b833-807ff383550d.html (Again interesting read but I felt things could have been more in depth or less jumpy) – “The Birds of Opulence” by Crystal Wilkinson

Willoughby, F. A. (2017, Nov. 13) ‘Astronomy’ novel falls short of the heavens. Bowling Green Daily News.  Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/astronomy-novel-falls-short-of-the-heavens/article_51af751e-7572-5831-8f3f-547667a38644.html (the title says my feelings. Fell short. Was really disappointed). – The Blind Astronomer’s Daughter by John Pipkin.

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Oct. 2) Journalist is on target with fast paced sequel. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: : http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/journalist-is-on-target-with-fast-paced-sequel/article_553db823-00a8-5248-a7b7-10c7cc01d1e8.html (great sequel, fast paced) – The First Hostage by Joel C. Rosenberg

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Aug. 28) ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Reunites old friends. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/harry-potter-and-the-cursed-child-reunites-old-friends/article_8258034d-483f-5f91-b2bc-1faec1e2a6f3.html (great!)

Willoughby, F.A. (2016, July 17). ‘Ghostly Grave’ has a Kentucky feel. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/ghostly-grave-has-a-kentucky-feel/article_5c4d957a-f36b-5d06-bab8-aa2ff993818e.html (Cute) – “A Ghostly Grave” by Tonya Kappes

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Jun 26). ‘Third Target’ an action driven story. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved From: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/third-target-an-action-driven-story/article_0d246f13-cba2-568d-b11e-0cb93491cb99.html (Great book!) – “The Third Target” by Joel C. Rosenburg

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Jun 12). ‘She: Fiction’ is interesting, certainly worth a read. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved From: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/she-fiction-is-interesting-certainly-worth-a-read/article_85d567ad-b6bd-5c4a-ac43-2cffea46574d.html (As it says). “She: Fiction,” by Michelle Latiolais.

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, May 29). Forever Doon’ is enchanting. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved From: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/forever-doon-is-enchanting/article_339ecd8f-bfd2-5f56-964d-fc569bdd04a7.html (Love this series so much). – “Forever Doon” by Carey Corp and Lorie Langdon.

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, May 15). ‘Morning Star’ A fantastic ride. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/morning-star-a-fantastic-ride/article_1b56a331-5701-52c3-87ff-998df805878f.html (Also love this series – science fiction – last book, ends very well!) “Morning Star” by Pierce Brown.

Willoughby, F.A. (2016, May 1). ‘Therapy’ provides nice insight. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/therapy-provides-nice-insight/article_85f0897f-5c0c-56aa-ab9e-db0996388274.html (Not my kinda book, but for those who love journals/real life experiences, good read). “Shock Therapy: Building a Power Line with a BLONDE Groundman.

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, April 10). ‘Teen Spirit’ offers life lessons. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/teen-spirit-offers-life-lessons/article_22b51621-569f-5c5d-9fdb-267c08416a0e.html (Great for teens, ghost story). “Teen Spirit” by Francesca Lia Block.

Willoughby, F.A. (2016, Mar 27). ‘Siren’s Song’ ends wonderful trilogy. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/siren-s-song-ends-wonderful-trilogy/article_f75c319d-7fac-568d-b759-e8e8cdec7573.html (Beautiful ending to a wonderful trilogy). “Siren’s Song” by Mary Weber.

Willoughby, F. A. (2016, Feb. 28). ‘Bridesmaid’ a quick read. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/bridesmaid-a-quick-read/article_1897f2ab-5ea5-5a36-a792-49f69181c517.html (Cute romance). “Rescuing the Bridesmaid,” by Stella Hunter.

Willoughby, F.A. (2016, Jun. 24). ‘Haunted Holidays’ preserves stories. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/haunted-holidays-preserves-stories/article_7ef4161b-19ed-577d-8267-fdb170a69462.html (Fun ghost stories, though some are rather sad). “Haunted Holidays: Twelve Months of Kentucky Ghosts,” by Roberta Simpson Brown and Lonnie E. Brown.

Willoughby, F.A. (2016, Jan. 3). Madam Belle: A disappointment. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/madam-belle-a-disappointment/article_e5527ea6-9560-551c-bf2b-28cfe156ade1.html (This is more about Kentucky racing then Madam Belle). “Madam Belle: Sex, Money and Influence in a Southern Brothel” by Maryjean Wall.

Willoughby, F.A. (2015, Dec. 20). ‘My Diary’ Not a typical fairy tale. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/my-diary-not-a-typical-fairy-tale/article_638e9b80-065a-5e26-a6c9-f5a38662457d.html. (This was such a special, fantastic book). “My Diary from the Edge of the World” by Jodi Lynn Anderson

Willoughby, F. A. (2015, Nov. 15) ‘Somebody’ draws in reader. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from: http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/somebody-draws-in-reader/article_b70f491f-22f5-5492-9c73-93cb26f266d5.html. (Good thriller/mystery from a former professor). “Somebody I Used to Know” by David Bell.

Willoughby, F. A. (2015, Oct. 25). ‘Golden Son’ a twisting tale. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from http://www.bgdailynews.com/community/golden-son-a-twisting-tale/article_e6017933-f610-55c3-ab95-fed51b37f319.html

Willoughby, F. A. (2015, Sept. 6). Witty Reality. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from http://www.bgdailynews.com/features/witty-reality/article_dcd8299f-0e27-56f9-b8e9-fce4c7e57397.html

Willoughby, F. A. (2015, Aug. 9). ‘Shades of Doon’ is Fun YA Fantasy. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from http://www.bgdailynews.com/features/shades-of-doon-is-fun-ya-fantasy/article_31ac19ee-ea75-5472-a074-c277083497a2.html

Willoughby, F. A. (2015, Jun. 25) ‘Siren’s Fury’ Full of Surprises. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from http://www.bgdailynews.com/features/siren-s-fury-full-of-surprises/article_3a2b0968-239b-52e0-8f8c-7e323ae30b19.html

Willoughby, F. A. (2015, May 3). ‘Secret Wisdom’ is beautifully done. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from http://www.bgdailynews.com/features/secret-wisdom-is-beautifully-done/article_71d36a6d-e638-5409-8623-f1c7bf163361.html

Willoughby, F.A. (2015, Mar 8). ‘Storm Siren’ a heart-wrenching tale. Bowling Green Daily News. Retrieved from http://www.bgdailynews.com/features/storm-siren-a-heart-wrenching-tale/article_cd9a1c73-f61a-5f60-9f00-ab0e593f6f26.html

Edmonson Voice Reviews – ‘Book Reviews with Fallon’

Willoughby, F.A. (2015, October 15) The 5th Wave Review. Edmonson Voice. Retrieved from http://www.edmonsonvoice.com/book-reviews-with-fallon/the-5th-wave-review

Willoughby, F.A. (2015, Sept. 16) Red Rising Review. Edmonson Voice. Retrieved from http://www.edmonsonvoice.com/book-reviews-with-fallon/red-rising-review

Willoughby, F.A. (2015, July 10) The House at Riverton Review. Edmonson Voice. Retrieved from http://www.edmonsonvoice.com/book-reviews-with-fallon/the-house-at-riverton-review

Willoughby, F.A. (2015, July 7) Breakfast Served Anytime Review. Edmonson Voice. Retrieved from http://www.edmonsonvoice.com/book-reviews-with-fallon/breakfast-served-anytime-review

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