The Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

2 Comments

Addition: E-book and audiobook Genre: Classics Rating: 5 out of 5 Synopsis: Ebenezer Scrooge has always hated Christmas, but in this particular Eve, he’s given another reason to be wary of the holiday: the ghost of Jacob Marley comes to visit! Clad in heavy chains and burdensome weights, Marley’s ghost warns Scrooge that three spirits […]

Christmas at the Cupcake Cafe by Jenny Colgan

0 Comments

Addition: Audiobook Genre: Chick-lit, Christmas Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis: Issy Randall, proud owner of The Cupcake Cafe, is in love and couldn’t be happier. Her new business is thriving and she is surrounded by close friends, even if her cupcake colleagues Pearl and Caroline don’t seem quite as upbeat about the upcoming season […]

A Time to Kill by John Grisham

0 Comments

Addition: E-book Genre: Fiction, legal-thriller Rating: 4 out of 5 Synopsis: The life of a ten-year-old girl is shattered by two drunken and remorseless young men. The mostly white town reacts with shock and horror at the inhuman crime. Until her black father acquires an assault rifle and takes matters into his hands. For ten […]

Sea by Heidi R. Kling

0 Comments

Addition: Hardback Genre: Young adult Rating: 3 out of 5 Synopsis: Still haunted by nightmares of her mother’s death, fifteen-year-old Sienna Jones reluctantly travels to Indonesia with her father’s relief team to help tsunami orphans with their post traumatic stress disorder-something Sienna knows a lot about. Since her mother’s plane went missing over the Indian […]

2015 Reading: #15 Debbie Macomber’s 92 Pacific Boulevard

0 Comments

2015 Reading Book 15 – 92 Pacific Boulevard by Debbie Macomber Synopsis: Dear Reader, I’m not much of a letter writer. As the sheriff here, I’m used to writing incident reports, not chatty letters. But my daughter, Megan–who’ll be making me a grandfather soon–told me I had to do this. So here goes. I’ll tell […]

2015 Reading: #14 Debbie Macomber’s 8 Sandpiper Way

0 Comments

2015 Reading Book 14 – 8 Sandpiper Way by Debbie Macomber Synopsis: Dear Reader, I have something to confide in you. I think my husband, Dave, might be having an affair. I found an earring in his pocket, and it’s not mine. I’m also worried because some jewelry was recently stolen from an old woman—and […]