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Wisdom From Kammbia 4.9: My Favorite Reads of 2017


Another year has come and gone and I’ve read and reviewed 22 books for 2017.  I had a good year reading and looking forward to a better reading year in 2018.

Here’s my favorites in 2017: (click on the title to read that book’s review)

  1. A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
  2. The Land of Laughs by Jonathan Carroll
  3. The Lay of the Land by Richard Ford
  4. Redemption in Indigo by Karen Lord
  5. The Woman Behind the Waterfall by Leonora Meriel
  6. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
  7. My Mrs. Brown by William Norwich
  8. A Trick of the Light by Louise Penny
  9. The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss
  10. Elantris by Brandon Sanderson
  11. Messenger by K.M. Tremills
  12. The Golem and the Jinni by Helene Wecker




Wisdom of Kammbia 3.14: What Is The Novel You Would Buy And Give Away To Others?

After reading and reviewing my latest book review, The Sparrow, I have bought several copies this past week and given them away to friends urging them to read this novel. First of all, I would like to thank everyone who posted kind words about that review.  Getting encouragement like that really makes doing these book… Continue Reading