When it comes to writing, I guess I’m an irritated oyster. I’ll be going along and realize there’s something inside that’s a little rough, a little edgy. It doesnt sit right. It feels wrong. I take a look. Sure enough, there’s an issue or something that simply could be better. (See previous blog on good  read more »
Woman Comes to Terms With the Holocaust in Powerful Novel in "Contradictions" by Bonnie Brennen. read more »
The Ruby Brooch by Katherine Lowry Logan was a nice surprise. It was one of the books featured in The Fussy Librarian daily newsletter on October 22, 2013 and again on December 21, 2013. I'm sucker for time travel novels and honestly, I was a little skeptical when I read the description in the newsletter.
"A paramedic goes back in time to Independence, Missouri, in the year 1852, to solve a family mystery. Her quest is jeopardized when she meets a lawyer who resembles the ghost who has haunted her sin... read more »
The Pilgrim Glass by Julie K. Rose was featured in The Fussy Librarian recently. I was drawn to the book because of its cover and its connection to church history, France and stained glass. A mysterious stained glass window is discovered in a church in Vezelay, France and three individuals are brought together by its discovery.
I really struggled with this novel. It held so much potential and in the end, I was disappointed. Throughout the novel, I felt not enough information was given about the stained... read more »
From Jesus to Hitler to Patton, ‘Destiny’s Spear’ plays a role in "Destiny's Spear: From Hitler's Obsession to Patton's Possession" by Rodney E. Walker read more »
Novel about the ‘60s: Is there a price to pay for ‘Free Love?’ - "Free Love" by Tony Garnett. Now available for Kindle, Nook, iPad and other e-Readers. read more »
"Legionary: Land of the Sacred Fire (Legionary 3)" by Gordon Doherty - Volume 3 of the Legionary Series out now! read more »
Hailed as an entertaining, enlightening and inspiring new novel, "Visibly Struck" by Steve Kubicek now available nationwide. read more »
Hi!!! I went on my Goodreads account (click here to go to my profile) and scrolled through those endless book lists, looking for novels that would interest me enough to add the to my to-read list. Here are five of them. Ice dogs by Terry Lynn Johnson Made of stars by Kelley York That time  read more »
Historical fiction novel takes readers from a southern plantation to post-revolutionary Paris in "The Beautiful American" by Marilyn Holdsworth. read more »