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Mother Nature: Good Reads

By Leslie Lindsay Looking for some fun, light reading this summer?  Something to toss into your beach/pool bag?  Well, I am not going to suggest the 50 Shades triology…though I am reading it. It’s not that it’s bad (well, it kind of is), but it’s just not worthy of a recommendation (at least in my humble opinion).  My book group is reading it because our theme for the month of June is “romance.”  And technically, the 50 Shades trilogy qualifies as an erotic romance.  Now that I am in book 2, I can see the romance piece, though just barely.  In some ways, I feel as though I am reading something the author just threw together in a haste…looking up adjectives and similies in her trusty thesaurus.  Wonder if there are some other words for “gray” and “lip biting??!” Okay, okay–I confess, it’s an okay beach read.  And I didn’t really set out to do a review on 50 Shades, so I will stop.  I do, however want to share with you a couple of titles you …