The Wishing Thread: a struggle

Title: The Wishing ThreadAuthor: Lisa Van Allen Everything felt crowded, there was events going on in the story but it felt as if the author was just dragging her characters here and there.  I thought it would be a nice "maybe it is or isn't magic", the way people don't really believe knocking on wood… Continue reading The Wishing Thread: a struggle

The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen

Title: The Sugar Queen Author: Sarah Addison Allen Published:  May 20, 2008 Read: Audio book in July, 2014 Rate: 4 out of 5 Summary: Josey Cirrini is sure of three things: winter is her favorite season, she’s a sorry excuse for a Southern belle, and sweets are best eaten in the privacy of her closet. For while… Continue reading The Sugar Queen by Sarah Addison Allen

#Goodreads 8 Books Read in 2015 Reading Challenge

I read far less than what I did in 2014 . My goal for 2015 was five books but ended up reading eight. Shocking, I know. This was my first full year in teaching college there wasn't any time. Most of the books in this year were kid literature for my history class. Links go to… Continue reading #Goodreads 8 Books Read in 2015 Reading Challenge