Posts tagged with ‘Fiction’

  • Books We Got for Christmas

    By on December 27, 2015

    Here are the books we got for Christmas. I received two art books and two cookbooks, all of which...

  • Venetia by Georgette Heyer, Book Review of Venetia

    Book Review: Venetia

    By on November 11, 2015

    I have to agree with Publisher's Weekly when they say that Heyer is the next best thing to Jane...

  • Book Review The Thirteenth Tale

    Book Review: The Thirteenth Tale

    By on October 19, 2015

    I really enjoyed this book and give it a provisional five stars. It is well written and engaging, about...

  • Dahveed book review

    Book Review: Dahveed (Series)

    By on October 13, 2015

    If you are interested in detailed, fictional accounts of old testament characters, this author is one you should not...

  • Book Review Julie, Catherine Marshall book review

    Book Review: Julie

    By on September 11, 2015

    This work of historical fiction is based on the author's own life, and is set in the depression, featuring...

  • book review All the Light You Cannot See

    Book Review: All the Light We Cannot See

    By on June 15, 2015

    Finally a Pulitzer winner worthy of the prize. This is a masterful, exquisitely written novel, filled with imagery and...

  • portait of a lady book review

    Book Review: Portrait of a Lady

    By on May 12, 2015

    Supposedly Henry James’ best novel, Portrait of a Lady is a project to read in its detailed 623 pages....

  • Secret Wisdom of the Earth book review

    Book Review: The Secret Wisdom of the Earth

    By on May 4, 2015

    Read this book if you are up for a story both worthwhile and different.

  • Remains of the Day Review

    Book Review: The Remains of the Day

    By on March 23, 2015

    I did not like the movie based on this book when I saw it; I remember it as unsatisfying...

  • painted horses book review

    Book Review: Painted Horses

    By on March 4, 2015

    This novel was a refreshing change of time and place for me. It was set mostly in the mid...

  • Paris Architect review

    Book Review: The Paris Architect

    By on February 19, 2015

    Books about war are not my favorite genre, so it took a book club to get me to read...

  • Delicious Review

    Book Review: Delicious!

    By on February 12, 2015

    I really enjoyed this light book about a young woman with an amazingly discerning palate. She can taste anything...