28. October 2015 17:52
This week I finished Pretty Baby by Mary Kubica. I had been waiting for it for quite some time, so I was quite happy when it was finally my turn!!
I honestly can't remember how this book came on my radar. I probably read a review in a literary journal and thought it looked promising.
I LOVED IT!!
Heidi Wood is a happily married woman, wife to Chris, mom to Zoe. She teaches English at a non-profit, and is described by her husband as a charitable woman, she takes in stray cats, and recycles every... [More]
20. October 2015 17:22
This week I finished All the Light We Cannot See. It was AMAZING!!
I won't give any spoilers but will say that the characters that I thought would suffer a tragic demise did not. And that made me happy. There were quite a few times when my eyes got a little wet, and I had to stop reading and catch my breath. Excellent story telling.
And then in a 2 day period I read and finished The Book of Speculation.
This debut novel by Erika Swyler was breathtaking!! After my first day of reading, that nigh... [More]
20. October 2015 13:32
Halloween is quickly approaching! The fall weather is beginning to show itself and the first quarter of the school year is nearly over! I don't know about you guys, but this year is just flying by. With the #TampaTrio now in 4th, 5th, and 6th grades, I am beginning to see what life with "older" kids is going to be like. My 6th grader is now more than 1/2 way finished with her adolescent schooling. College isn't looming too far off. It doesn't seem that long ago that she was born and her dad and ... [More]