Monthly Archives: October 2010

It’s Monday – What are you Reading?

    It’s Monday – What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at bookjourney to allow us to share with others in the book-loving cyberworld what is on our reading plates.   This week I finished: … Continue reading

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A Secret Kept – Tatiana de Rosnay

    I cannot tell you how much I loved Sarah’s Key.  The story of a young Jewish girl in Nazi-occupied Paris and of the woman who learns her story 60 years later was heart-wrenching and so well-written, it has … Continue reading

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I won an award!

  What a pleasant surprise this morning to see that I received this One Lovely Blog Award from Judith at leeswammes´╗┐.  The rules for accepting this award are:       1. Accept the award. Post it on your blog with the … Continue reading

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A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cosse

  The premise of A Novel Bookstore is a book-lover’s dream — two bibliophiles decide to establish a bookstore in Paris that sells only “good” novels as selected by a secret committee of eight literary figures.  It is a great success … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday — Favorite Authors

  Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created  at The Broke and the Bookish.  This week’s question is to list your top 10 favorite authors.    My top 10, in no particular order, along with my favorite work of … Continue reading

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It’s Monday — What are You Reading?

    It’s Monday – What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila at bookjourney to allow us to share with others in the book-loving cyberworld what is on our reading plates.   This week, the only … Continue reading

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October’s Reading List

    For Reading Groups:                 Emma by Jane Austen                 Where Men Win Glory:  The Odyssey of Pat Tillman by Jon Krakauer (I’ve already read this, so I’m not sure if I will re-read)                 The Island at the Center of the World by Russel … Continue reading

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Book Beginnings on Friday

  Book Beginnings on Friday is a meme hosted by Becky at Page Turners. Anyone can participate; just share the opening sentence of your current read, making sure that you include the title and author so others know what you’re … Continue reading

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