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Sara Reyes | Giving Thanks…
Uncategorized / November 26, 2009

I’d like to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to all our US readers. It’s one of the national holidays much loved in our home. And as in many homes, I imagine it follows a set tradition. I must admit I never had the problem of deciding which family to go to for Thanksgiving as neither my husband’s or my family were options for the holidays and so we decided with our very first married Thanksgiving to do it “our” way. It’s evolved over the years as our children aged to delightful adults until it’s a very comfortable day, full of our little traditions. In other words, I get to supervise now and they do most of the heavy lifting and cooking, although I still get up at dawn to supervise the muffins being made and the turkey stuffed into the roasting pan. Then we settle down with coffee / tea and warm muffins to enjoy the Macy parade on television. I discovered the parade when I was in college and it’s been one of my favorites over the years. My children are accustomed to watching the elaborate balloons and the marching bands while the house fills up with the smells of…

Fresh Pick | SHADOWLAND by Alyson Noel
Fresh Pick / November 26, 2009

The Immortals #3 November 2009On Sale: November 17, 2009Featuring: Damen; Ever368 pages ISBN: 031259044XEAN: 9780312590444Hardcover$17.99 Young Adult Paranormal Buy at Amazon.com Shadowland by Alyson Noel She always believed he was her destiny—but what if fate has other plans? Enter the realm of the Immortals-the #1 New York Times bestselling series that-s been acclaimed as breathtaking, mesmerizing, flawless and extraordinary. Ever and Damen have traveled through countless past lives- and fought off the world-s darkest enemies-so they could be together forever.- But just when their long-awaited destiny is finally within reach, a powerful curse falls upon Damen-one that could destroy everything.- Now a single touch of their hands or a soft brush of their lips could mean sudden death-plunging Damen into the Shadowland.– Desperate to break the curse and save Damen, Ever immerses herself in magick-and gets help from an unexpected source-a surfer named Jude. Although she and Jude have only just met, he feels startlingly familiar.- Despite her fierce loyalty to Damen, Ever is drawn to Jude, a green-eyed golden boy with magical talents and a mysterious past.- She-s always believed Damen to be her soulmate and one true love-and she still believes it to be true.- But as Damen…