Curl up with a good book

Oct 18

Birds of a Feather: a book of idioms and silly pictures by Vanita Oelschlager is a delightful, colorful book filled with fun idioms (many bird related). Each idiom has a vibrant, silly illustration depicting the literal take on the sayings, such as “Bird of feather, flock together” and “Wild Good Chase”. My very favorite was “Ants in your pants” hahahahaha…...

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The Time Keeper by Mitch Albom

Oct 15

Hello! And Happy National Book Month! =) We are half way through and I am enjoying every moment of it. I haven’t been posting my reviews, but! I will. Here is one for now. I have been a fan of Mitch Albom’s work since his first novel, Tuesdays With Morrie, and so naturally I picked up The Time Keeper as soon as it came out. I read it in less than an...

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The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Aug 03

I am a huge fan of Carlos Ruiz Zafón. His characters are vibrant and deep. His story lines chock-full of intrigue, as if every page a secret lurks at just a turn. He also weaves many of his stories into a labyrinth of book love. In his books there is always a book store, a cemetery for forgotten books, a continuous thread of reverence for the magic of literature....

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The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict

Aug 02

This is the fourth in a series of four books: The Mysterious Benedict Society (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner’s Dilemma (Review) The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (Review) Technically, The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict by Trenton Lee...

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The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner’s Dilemma (Book Three)

Aug 02

This is the third in a series of four books: The Mysterious Benedict Society (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner’s Dilemma (Review) The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and The Prisoner’s Dilemma is the third of...

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The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey (Book Two)

Jun 23

This is the second in a series of four books: The Mysterious Benedict Society (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner’s Dilemma (Review) The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict (Review) The Mysterious Benedict Society and The Perilous Journey is the second in a series...

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