What I Left Behind

I have been picking up and putting down books willy-nilly. It is a bit like I can’t focus. Or maybe there are just too many books catching my eye. If the one I’m reading doesn’t hold me tight, I go […]


Somehow I completely missed the point of this book from the previews I read.  I thought this was going to be a book about a woman who received a college education after a lifetime of fake homeschool.  What this book […]

Becoming Nicole

“The inspiring true story of a transgender girl, her identical twin brother, and an ordinary American family’s extraordinary journey to understand, nurture, and celebrate the uniqueness in us all, from the Pulitzer Prize–winning science reporter for The Washington Post.” Wayne […]

The Whole Town’s Talking

“Elmwood Springs, Missouri, is a small town like any other, but something strange is happening out at the cemetery. “Still Meadows,” as it’s called, is anything but still.” I love Fannie Flagg’s books.  You know what you are going to […]

Paris in Love

“In 2009, New York Times bestselling author Eloisa James took a leap that many people dream about: she sold her house, took a sabbatical from her job as a Shakespeare professor, and moved her family to Paris.  With no classes […]