30-Day Challenge: Day 14

Day 14 – a non-fictional book. My favorite of the year so far: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle. By Barbara Kingsolver, with Steven L. Hopp and Camille Kingsolver This book gets 5 stars. If more stars were available, I would award them to this book and to every Michael Pollan book I’ve read. This is now on my […]

30-Day Challenge: Day 13

Day 13 – a fictional book. The Girl Who Played With Fire. By Steig Larsson This book was an unexpected gem. I had heard of the next book in this series, “The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet’s Nest,” but didn’t realize this was in that series until about halfway through the book. The Background: Murder […]

30-Day Challenge: Day 4

Your favorite book. There’s no way I can pick just one.  I’ve read a TON of books in my life, and have given probably 30 of them 5 stars.  So I’ll tell you: Favorite author: Stephen King. Favorite subject: Murder/mysteries. Favorite non-fiction subject: Cooking & food.

Vacation Reading List

What’s on your vacation/summer reading list this year? We’re headed to the beach for 11 days starting next Thursday (4 days in Wilmington for work, 7 days in Myrtle beach with my in-laws), and I picked up a few (lol) books to read on the trip.  I’m hoping to get through 7 of them, plus […]

Book Review: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

By Barbara Kingsolver, with Steven L. Hopp and Camille Kingsolver This book gets 5 stars. If more stars were available, I would award them to this book and to every Michael Pollan book I’ve read. This is now on my list of “Books everyone in America should read.” The basic premise of this book is […]

2010 Book List

This will be an ongoing list of books I’ve read starting in 2010. I’ll post reviews as I finish each book going forward. Feel free to post recommendations for books–I’ll comment back if I’ve already read your suggestion, and I’ll consider all suggestions! 2010 (Goal:  30 books) 101 Ways to Have a Great Day at […]