Latest Reads

Latest Reads

"We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves"  by Karen Joy Fowler (fiction, 308 pages) A great little gem of a book.  This one was not on my list to read.  While at the library looking for a couple of books, I stumbled upon this one.  A heartbreaking tale of a unique family and the pain some [...]

Latest Reads: A Jewish Story; A Sci-Fi Planet; & A Brain Book

Latest Reads:  A Jewish Story; A Sci-Fi Planet; & A Brain Book

"Kaddish.com" by Nathan Englander (Fiction, 203 pages) What a great little book.  The story of a Jewish man on a quest to redeem himself for indiscretions during his father's death.  The reader will find themselves being sucked in through a vividly told story.  Humerous, sad, happy, and ultimately a story of family.  In addition, I [...]

Summer Reading Continues…

Summer Reading Continues…

"Unsheltered" by Barbara Kingsolver (461 pages, fiction) This was another excellent book by Barbara. I love all of her books especially the underlying themes that weave themselves into the stories. A tale of two different families separated by a century but with one common cause, a house they both lived in, in a Utopian like [...]