Tag Archives: romance

2017 Reading Challenge, Book 27

A book at least 500 pages long, Outlander by Diana Gabaldon Confession time: I actually listened to this book on audio disk; I did not read it in the traditional sense. Normally, this feels a little like cheating to me, … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge, Book 25

  A translated book, Metamorphoses by Ovid As a young girl, I used to love reading about Greek mythology. The different Gods and Goddesses, and all of the tales of mayhem, tricksters, and romance fascinated me. Even when I was … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge, Book 22

A Pulitzer winner, The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton *Review contains spoilers While I have labeled this novel as a Romance, I must warn readers that it definitely isn’t the type of story with a pleasant, happy ending. Be forewarned that this novel … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge, Book 18

Book 18, A book with a color in the title, Girls in White Dresses by Jennifer Close This choice for my reading challenge came about out of pure curiosity; I have seen several of my friends reading this book and … Continue reading

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2017 Reading Challenge: Book 12

Reading Challenge, book 12, a classic romance: The Princess of Cleves by Madame de Lafayette Who doesn’t love a good romance during the most romantic month of the year? I picked this particular love story based on suggestions from Goodreads … Continue reading

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2016 Book Challenge: Book 44

Book 44, a book set in a place you would like to visit: The Paris Wife by Paula McLain Not only is this novel set in a physical location I want to visit, it’s also set during a time I … Continue reading

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2016 Reading Challenge: Book 37

  A book that is also a tv show: Club Dead by Charlaine Harris Coming up with a television show that is also a book seems to be one of my bigger challenges each year when I select the books … Continue reading

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