Monthly Archives: October 2017

Book Review: Bellevue Square

He came around a corner and stopped when he saw me. He was out of breath. “There you are,” he said. “When did you get here?”
“To the Fiction section?”
“You’re dressed differently now,” he said. “And your hair was shorter.”
“My hair? What are you talking about?”
“You were in the market. Fifteen minutes ago. I saw you.”
“No. That wasn’t me. I wasn’t in any market.”

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Book Review: Most Wanted

“The human body was a thing of beauty because so many structures protected the heart, but she realized that the human heart simply could not be protected, not by muscle, not by bone, not by anything.”

Book Review: The Lost Ones

It’s late. The phone rings.
The man on the other end says his daughter is missing.
Your daughter.
The baby you gave away over fifteen years ago.
What do you do?

Book Review: From The Mixed Up Files Of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

“If you think of doing something in New York City, you can be certain that at least two thousand other people have the same thought. And of the two thousand who do, about one thousand will be standing in line waiting to do it.”

Book Review: The Stolen Marriage

A story rich in history, intrigue and mystery flanked by elaborate characters and complex topics significant to World War II and southern living.

Book Review: Why Mummy Drinks

Peter and Jane are mummy’s precious moppets. At least, they are when they behave, which is mostly never. Mummy likes delightful walks in the country with Judgy dog and the family. Peter and Jane like starting fires, trying to kill each other and driving Mummy to drink…a lot.

Book Review: Sourdough

SOURDOUGH is charming, soul-warming and makes me wish I had my very own starter culture to dote over and bake bread from.

Book Review: George’s Secret Key to the Universe

A fast-paced, fact-filled story about outer space and includes lots of graphics and fun facts. Any youngster curious about space exploration will enjoy this one.