Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Beantown Girls by Jane Healey

Goodreads Synopsis: 1944: Fiona Denning has her entire future planned out. She’ll work in city hall, marry her fiancé when he returns from the war, and settle down in the Boston suburbs. But when her fiancé is reported missing after being shot down in Germany, Fiona’s long-held plans are shattered. Determined to learn her fiancé’s… Continue reading Book Review – The Beantown Girls by Jane Healey

First Chapter/First Paragraph

First Chapter/First Paragraph – The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict

Happy Tuesday!   Today I am linking up with Vicki @ I’d Rather Be At The Beach who hosts a meme every Tuesday to share the First Chapter/First Paragraph or two of the book you are currently reading.   First Chapter/First Paragraph Chapter 1 May 17, 1933 Vienna, Austria My lids fluttered open, but the… Continue reading First Chapter/First Paragraph – The Only Woman in the Room by Marie Benedict

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (March 18)

  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This weekly… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (March 18)

Historical Fiction

Book Review – City of Flickering Light by Juliette Fay

Goodreads Synopsis: It’s July 1921, “flickers” are all the rage, and Irene Van Beck has just declared her own independence by jumping off a moving train to escape her fate in a traveling burlesque show. When her friends, fellow dancer Millie Martin and comedian Henry Weiss, leap after her, the trio finds their way to… Continue reading Book Review – City of Flickering Light by Juliette Fay

First Chapter/First Paragraph

First Chapter/First Paragraph – The Beantown Girls by Jane Healey

Happy Tuesday!   Today I am linking up with Vicki @ I’d Rather Be At The Beach who hosts a meme every Tuesday to share the First Chapter/First Paragraph or two of the book you are currently reading.   I’m really enjoying this book! First Chapter/First Paragraph Chapter One July 14, 1944 New YorkCity Dottie,… Continue reading First Chapter/First Paragraph – The Beantown Girls by Jane Healey

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (March 11)

  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This weekly… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (March 11)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (March 4)

  It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This weekly… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (March 4)

Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List (March 2019)

Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List! It is a brand new month and that means a brand new list of books that I hope to read! Currently Reading… The Mother-In-Law by Sally Hepworth (NetGalley) Goodreads Synopsis From the moment Lucy met Diana, she was kept at arm’s length. Diana is exquisitely polite, but Lucy… Continue reading Looking Ahead – This Month’s TBR List (March 2019)

Book Haul · Monthly Wrap-Up

February Monthly Wrap-Up and Book Haul

Bye bye February! I didn’t read as many books as I did in January, but all in all it wasn’t a totally unproductive month. I read 6 books and listened to 2 audiobooks. I am really enjoying audiobooks, who knew?! Let’s see what I read and acquired this month! In Case You Missed It Read… Continue reading February Monthly Wrap-Up and Book Haul

Historical Fiction

Book Review – The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer

Goodreads Synopsis: In 1942, Europe remains in the relentless grip of war. Just beyond the tents of the Russian refugee camp she calls home, a young woman speaks her wedding vows. It’s a decision that will alter her destiny…and it’s a lie that will remain buried until the next century. Since she was nine years… Continue reading Book Review – The Things We Cannot Say by Kelly Rimmer