The Land of Enchantment is a journey through a tortured romance, an emotionally abusive relationship, and a first love. Continue reading
My first Book of the Month club box arrived! It came with a tote, a wine koozie, and a book mark.
I’m pretty excited to get started with All the Ugly and Wonderful Things too! If you’re looking for bookish box, I’d like to suggest this one – it’s been around since 1926. (Fun fact: my grandpa got most his books from Book of the Month.)
I joined Book of the Month after getting a discount code for a three month trial. And then I had to pick between five books – which took some time!
A couple amazing things I quickly learned: Continue reading
Told as a flash back, it opens in modern day with a woman traveling in India with her granddaughter. You are quickly brought into the stories of several young women preparing to leave Australia by Royal Navy ship. Continue reading
So yeah, it’ll pull you in. Renee Rosen likes to take the first 50 pages or so to set the stage. All her books feel like they’re starting slow, but then all of the sudden – things are rolling. And set in the roaring ’20s, they roll fast, with a heavy dose of liquor, and a lot of secrets. Continue reading
I’ve spent a lot of time, and most of my adult life, living south of the Mason-Dixon Line. While on vacation in Charleston I started thinking about some truly southern books I’ve loved.
The list I came up with was much longer, so odds are more will be coming. Until then here’s 5 southern books: Continue reading