Monthly Archives: February 2016

2016 Reading Challenge: Book 9

A book set in High School: Forever by Judy Blume Let me start by saying that Judy Blume was an important influence upon my childhood. I remember reading her books as a kid, and they answered so many of the … Continue reading

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2016 Reading Challenge:Book 8

A book that you started but didn’t finish: The Blithedale Romance by Nathaniel Hawthorne. Obviously, this was a book that I picked up at one time and for one reason or another never got around to finishing. In this case, … Continue reading

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2016 Reading Challenge: Book 7

A book with a color in the title: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt Donna Tartt is a wonderfully descriptive writer. She has the ability to describe a scene, an object, a person, etc. in such rich detail that you can … Continue reading

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2016 Reading Challenge: Book 6

A book with a love Triangle: Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy Several years ago, I picked up the novel Tess of the D’Urbervilles because I thought it looked interesting based on the cover description. I immediately fell … Continue reading

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