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Michael Arceneaux finally bought some Jordans

This was first published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette March 16, 2024 Longtime readers will be thrilled After 12 crushing years paying off six-figure-plus-interest student-loan debt, Michael Arceneaux treated himself to…
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Magnolia Parks: Into the Dark

This review was first published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette February 11, 2024 Magnolia Parks: Into the Dark” is so packed with unexpected plot twists that reading it is like dashing…
A mosaic of an eagle wrestling a snake on the cover of Emperor of Rome by Mary Beard
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The decadence of Roman emperors

Emperors of Rome: Ruling Ancient Rome, by Mary Beard This review was first published in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Oct. 20, 2023 There’s an old joke: What did the Roman say…
Cool Summer Beach Reads
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Cool Summer Beach Reads

Fourth of July weekend is the best time to find a good beach towel, a nice grassy area and a big glass of water before settling in with a great read. Here are some old, new and classic titles our InReview contributors recommend!

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Finding her Happy Place

This review originally appeared in The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette April 30, 2023 A reader would be wise to get the name of a therapist before they pick up the latest novel…
Author Eileen Brill
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Reading between the cracks

First Published August 21, 2022, 6:37am in The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette website. “A LETTER IN THE WALL” book review By Eileen Brill, Sparkpress ($16.95) It’s 1971 and Joan Dumann is in…