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Nancy Martin

by KRL staff


Another year has come to a close and the main reviewers of KRL have been asked to pick their top 5 books of 2015, but some of us couldn’t keep it to 5! Let us know if you have a few we haven’t mentioned you’d like to share about in the comments, and while you are here check KRL’s book review section for many more great books that may not have made it on the list!

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by Cynthia Chow
& Nancy Martin


For Ohio native Sunny McKillip, Mule Stop might as well be its own country, if not its own planet. After her mother’s recent death, Sunny moved to the small Texas town to be the administrative assistant to a dean of the local college. His immediate firing cut her position as well, but fate intervened when socialite and community powerhouse Honeybelle Hensley recruited Sunny as her own personal secretary. It was a position that soon evolved into being the personal assistant to Honeybelle’s beloved Texas cattle cur Miss Ruffles, a terrifying dog feared by most of Mule Stop.

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by Sunny Frazier


Holiday shopping starts early with these mystery titles for your favorite bibliophiles:
What’s better than Christmas all year around? Vicki Delany has a new series with that theme. As the owner of Mrs. Claus’s Treasures, Merry Wilkinson knows how to decorate in Rudolph, NY.

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by Sandra Murphy


Nora Blackbird and her two sisters have led challenging lives. Their parents took their trust funds and left the country. Libby’s got five kids and a grandchild on the way. Emma drank a lot more than was good for her. Nora is trying to keep the family home out of the IRS’s hands—and keep a semblance of control over her sisters, not an easy task.

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