Trip to the library!
I’ve just been to the library and took out: The Book of Tomorrow by Cecelia Ahern The True History of Paradise by Margaret Cezair-Thompson Before We Say Goodbye by Louise Candlish Safe Haven by Nicholas Sparks Has anyone read these books? Are they good?
Last Chance by Sarah Dessen
Original Title: Keeping the Moon Addition: Library Book Genre: Young adult, romance Rating: 5/5 Synopsis: Never in one place long enough to make friends or put down roots, Colie doesn’t expect her trip to the North Carolina coast to change a thing. Always the outcast, she’s resigned to a holiday with only her eccentric aunt […]
In My Mailbox!
This is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren. I haven’t had much arrive into my home this week, just three books from the library: The Bridesmaid’s Pact by Julia Williams Dear John by Nicholas Sparks – I had taken this out a few weeks ago but didn’t have time to read it so […]
50 Harbour Street by Debbie Macomber
Book Sort: Library Book Rating: 4/5 Synopsis: Dear Reader, Considering that I’m married to Cedar Cove’s private investigator, you might think I enjoy mysteries. But I don’t — especially when they involve us! Roy and I have been receiving anonymous postcards and messages asking if we “regret the past.” We don’t know what they mean […]
Factual Books about Brighton
Brighton is a city on the South Coast of England: The town has an exciting heritage and for my dissertation I am looking at how history can use fiction, with Brighton as my example. I have read many novels that have featured Brighton – some good, some very bad, and I’ve read a lot of […]
I’m not American, but I liked the picture! This is my July round-up 🙂 Books Read: Debbie Macomber: 50 Harbour Street Melanie Ray: The Great Destruction Book 1 Terry Pratchett: Going Postal Arthur Conan Doyle: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Lewis Carroll: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Nick Hornby: About a Boy Allison van Diepen: The […]
The Girl Next Door by Elizabeth Noble
Book Type: Large Print Hardback from Library Rating: 4/5 Synopsis: What makes a house a home? For Eve Gallagher, home is miles away in England since she and her husband relocated to an apartment building on New York’s Upper East Side. And life isn’t remotely coming up roses. What makes a neighbour a friend? Violet […]
The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson
Book Type: Paperback – library copy Rating: 5/5 Synopsis: Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker, bookworm and band geek, plays second clarinet and spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is catapulted to center stage of her own life—and, despite her nonexistent history […]
Forever by Judy Blume
Synopsis: Katherine and Michael meet at a New Year’s Eve party. They’re attracted to each other, they grow to love each other. And once they’ve decided their love is forever, they make love. It’s the beginning of an intense and exclusive relationship, with a future all planned. Until Katherine’s parents insist that she and Michael […]
In My Mailbox #7
This is a weekly meme hosted by The Story Siren. Through the Post: Review books: Beyond the Dead Forest by Steve Groll E-Books: Review books: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa I’ll Become the Sea by Rebecca Rogers Maher No One Lives Twice by Julie Moffet The Sergeant’s Lady by Susanna Fraser Library Books: Last […]