Category Archives: Reading

The Almond Tree

The Almond Tree by Michelle Cohen Corasanti My rating: 4 of 5 stars I read this book in less than four hours. At first I was not sure I wanted to stick with it.  The violence in the beginning chapters … Continue reading

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Reading

Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948 by Madeline Albright My rating: 5 of 5 stars I did not set out to read a historical overview of Czechoslovakia, but found myself enthralled by this narrative. Thinking I … Continue reading

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A Good Book

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer My rating: 4 of 5 stars I was not able to read this book the first time I tried, mainly because of the format. I just could not … Continue reading

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Reading…

I finished a 500+ page book! I really enjoy Francine Rivers’ books.  I finally finished “Her Mother’s Hope”.  Even though I just began it a few days ago (and it is lengthy), I enjoyed it so much I just kept … Continue reading

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Books (or, If you Read it, We Will Come)

We like to read.  However, when I went to our local library to pick up a book that was in for me, the librarian let. me. know. that, Christina had too.many.books on her card. “Your daughter’s card is blocked”, she … Continue reading

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