Author Archives: Carol Early Cooney

About Carol Early Cooney

I love to read. I love to share my thoughts on books and hope to hear what you think also. Looking to see what books I read beyond those I write about? Check out my Goodreads!

Funny You Should Ask by Elissa Susman

Dear Fellow Reader, Are you in a book club? I am a believer in book clubs. I think that you will often read books that you may not think that you want to read or books that are unfamiliar to … Continue reading

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The Wedding Dress Sewing Circle by Jennifer Ryan

“Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting related to the past events, but is fictional… An essential element of historical fiction is that it is set in the past and pays attention to the manners, … Continue reading

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The Book Woman’s Daughter by Kim Michele Richardson             

Dear Fellow Reader, I’m looking at a sunny day outside my window but at the same time, my hands are so cold. I am thinking warmth, but the weather isn’t cooperating. I suppose the fact that the grass is brown … Continue reading

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Starry Eyed Love by Helena Hunting

Dear Fellow Reader, I have decided that it should be Spring. I’m sure the weather will cooperate, right? One can hope… Last September I reviewed a book entitled When Sparks Fly by Helena Hunting. (https://cecooney.com/2021/09/21/when-sparks-fly-by-helena-hunting/)  When I started reading Starry … Continue reading

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I Called Her Mary: A Memoir by Margaret M. O’Hagan and Thomas A Gorman, Ed.D.

Dear Fellow Reader, Valentine’s Day is coming. A day that is dreaded by many and thought of as fun by others. Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love. Well, I have a story for you that is all about … Continue reading

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