Book Highlight: The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina

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Title: The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World Author: Laura Imai Messina Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Publication Date: March 9, 2021 Genre: Fiction When Yui loses both her mother and her daughter in the tsunami, she begins to mark the passage of time from that date onward: Everything is relative to March 11, … Continue reading Book Highlight: The Phone Booth at the Edge of the World by Laura Imai Messina

Love, Like, and Not For Me Challenge: March and April 2023

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This year I'm working to be more personal and honest in my opinions about the books I read. I've spent my entire time reviewing books here trying my hardest to balance the good and the bad and offer a similarly balanced rating no matter my personal feelings about the book. Last year I finally decided … Continue reading Love, Like, and Not For Me Challenge: March and April 2023

First, Middle, and Last Impressions – April 12, 2023

I love taking a look at a book cover and description and then coming up with my own idea of what the book will be about. Sometimes I'm right, sometimes I'm so wrong it's almost funny. So I've decided to write about my first, middle, and last impressions of each book I read, as well … Continue reading First, Middle, and Last Impressions – April 12, 2023

First, Middle, and Last Impressions – March 15, 2023

I love taking a look at a book cover and description and then coming up with my own idea of what the book will be about. Sometimes I'm right, sometimes I'm so wrong it's almost funny. So I've decided to write about my first, middle, and last impressions of each book I read, as well … Continue reading First, Middle, and Last Impressions – March 15, 2023

Book Review: Lester Lies Down by James Ladd Thomas

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Title: Lester Lies Down Author: James Ladd Thomas Publisher: Vine Leaves Press Publication date: October 4, 2022 Genre: Fiction One Sentence Summary: After the death of his wife, Lester has decided to become a hospice nurse, but things go awry when one of his patients brings him back in contact with an old friend who needs … Continue reading Book Review: Lester Lies Down by James Ladd Thomas

First, Middle, and Last Impressions – March 1, 2023

I love taking a look at a book cover and description and then coming up with my own idea of what the book will be about. Sometimes I'm right, sometimes I'm so wrong it's almost funny. So I've decided to write about my first, middle, and last impressions of each book I read, as well … Continue reading First, Middle, and Last Impressions – March 1, 2023

Love, Like, and Not For Me Challenge: February 2023

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This year I'm working to be more personal and honest in my opinions about the books I read. I've spent my entire time reviewing books here trying my hardest to balance the good and the bad and offer a similarly balanced rating no matter my personal feelings about the book. Last year I finally decided … Continue reading Love, Like, and Not For Me Challenge: February 2023

Book Highlight: Bookworm by Robin Yeatman

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Title: Bookworm Author: Robin Yeatman Publisher: Harper Perennial Publication Date: February 14, 2023 Genre: Fiction A wickedly funny debut novel—a black comedy with a generous heart that explores the power of imagination and reading—about a woman who tries to use fiction to find her way to happiness. Victoria is unhappily married to an ambitious and … Continue reading Book Highlight: Bookworm by Robin Yeatman

First, Middle, and Last Impressions – February 15, 2023

I love taking a look at a book cover and description and then coming up with my own idea of what the book will be about. Sometimes I'm right, sometimes I'm so wrong it's almost funny. So I've decided to write about my first, middle, and last impressions of each book I read, as well … Continue reading First, Middle, and Last Impressions – February 15, 2023

Book Review: Bookworm by Robin Yeatman

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Title: Bookworm Author: Robin Yeatman Publisher: Harper Perennial Publication date: February 14, 2023 Genre: Fiction, Thriller One Sentence Summary: When Victoria sees a man she deems to be her soulmate, she'll do anything to make him hers, even make sure her husband meets an unfortunate end. Overall Bookworm is all about Victoria trying half-baked ideas to … Continue reading Book Review: Bookworm by Robin Yeatman