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  • The Silent Wife February 20, 2017
    The Light Bite Book Club’s latest book discussion was about The Silent Wife by A.S.A. Harrison.  Described as a psychological thriller along the lines of The Girl on the Train or Gone Girl, the story grabs your attention from the opening chapter and keeps it all the way to the end.  The story is about […]
  • Mike’s Movie Minute: Allied February 17, 2017
    Allied comes to DVD on on February 28, 2017 Brad Pitt seems to be getting a reputation for playing rugged heroes of WWII, and of all the films where he fights nazis…I’ll be honest, this isn’t the best one (that honor goes to Quentin Tarantino’s Inglourious Basterds). That being said, Pitt and Marion Cotillard have […]
  • Mike’s Movie Minute: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back February 4, 2017
    Jack Reacher: Never Go Back comes to DVD on Jan 31, 2017 I’ll readily admit that I am not a fan of the Jack Reacher book series by Lee Child. However, I was surprised to find that I sincerely enjoyed the first Jack Reacher movie, which played the absurd dad-fantasy (see: Taken, Death Wish) just […]
  • Four Novels . . . from Dark to Light February 3, 2017
    After reading 3 emotionally jarring novels in a row: The Mothers, The Underground Railroad, and The Sleepwalker, I was in dire need of some levity and selected The Whole Town’s Talking by Fannie Flagg. Set in 1800s Missouri, the story centers around the lives of a small group of Swedish settlers and the strange goings-on […]