Nonfiction

Book Review – Before and After by Judy Christie and Lisa Wingate #netgalley #NGEW2019

Goodreads Synopsis: From the 1920s to 1950, Georgia Tann ran a black-market baby business at the Tennessee Children’s Home Society in Memphis. She offered up more than 5,000 orphans tailored to the wish lists of eager parents–hiding the fact that many weren’t orphans at all, but stolen sons and daughters of poor families, desperate single… Continue reading Book Review – Before and After by Judy Christie and Lisa Wingate #netgalley #NGEW2019

Bookish Odds and Ends

Surgery Update and What I Have Been Reading

Oh how I have missed my book loving friends! I have been laying low and recuperating for the past three weeks, but am eager to start blogging again. I thought it was time to give you all an update on my health and fill you in on what I have been up to. Surgery was… Continue reading Surgery Update and What I Have Been Reading

Nonfiction

Book Review – Becoming by Michelle Obama @CrownPublishing #audiobookreview #20booksofsummer

Goodreads Synopsis: In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America—the first African-American to serve in that role—she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in history, while also… Continue reading Book Review – Becoming by Michelle Obama @CrownPublishing #audiobookreview #20booksofsummer

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (July 22)

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 post… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (July 22)

True Crime

Book Review – The Five by Hallie Rubenhold @HallieRubenhold @HMHbooks #bookreview #20booksofsummer

Goodreads Synopsis: Polly, Annie, Elizabeth, Catherine and Mary-Jane are famous for the same thing, though they never met. They came from Fleet Street, Knightsbridge, Wolverhampton, Sweden, and Wales. They wrote ballads, ran coffee houses, lived on country estates, they breathed ink-dust from printing presses and escaped people-traffickers. What they had in common was the year… Continue reading Book Review – The Five by Hallie Rubenhold @HallieRubenhold @HMHbooks #bookreview #20booksofsummer

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (June 24)

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 post… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (June 24)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (June 17)

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 post… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (June 17)

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (May 27)

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 post… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? (May 27)

Gardening

Book Review – Grow Your Own Herbs: The 40 Best Culinary Varieties for Home Gardens by Susan Belsinger and Arthur O. Tucker

Goodreads Synopsis: Nothing tastes better than herbs harvested fresh from the garden. In Grow Your Own Herbs, garden experts Susan Belsinger and Arthur O. Tucker share everything a new gardener or home cook needs to know to grow the forty most important culinary herbs. Grow Your Own Herbs starts with basic gardening information with details… Continue reading Book Review – Grow Your Own Herbs: The 40 Best Culinary Varieties for Home Gardens by Susan Belsinger and Arthur O. Tucker

It's Monday! What Are You Reading?

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