Review: Real Murders by Charlaine Harris

I am beyond ecstatic to have started the Aurora Teagarden mysteries. I absolutely love Charlaine Harris. She is an Arkansas author and lets face it she is just so talented and I would read her grocery list. This books hooked me form the beginning. Aurora Teagarden is a single librarian whose love life is on the fritz. She is part of a club that meets … Continue reading Review: Real Murders by Charlaine Harris

Ten Days In A Mad House

Nelly Bly is a trailblazer for women. She was really a stand out and stand up journalist who started doing expose long before modern media techniques. She stayed ten days in an institution for the insane being perfectly sane. She uncovered horrific treatment and conditions. She was able to eventually bring about change for those who were sent to care and not abuse. The families … Continue reading Ten Days In A Mad House

Book Review: Tuesdays With Morrie

This book touched me on so many levels. I was able to assist with a neighbor who had ALS and being with her and listening to her advice and stories were priceless. I also have a Masters of Sociology so I also love to see how people react, think, and even cope with life. Morrie is a man that I would love to have spent … Continue reading Book Review: Tuesdays With Morrie

Creating Calm In The Center Of Crazy

Creating Calm In The Center Of Crazy by Nicole Johnson is perfect for us mothers who constantly feel like a kitten chasing our tails but never catching it but then when we do, it is gone in an instant. Todays mothers are overwhelmed, trying to be everything to everyone. We have to reach a point where we are able to realize that we cannot do … Continue reading Creating Calm In The Center Of Crazy

A Touch Of Dead: Sookie Stackhouse Stories Book Review

  I can never get enough of my favorite Bon Temps resident and her band of supernatural friends. She always makes me smile and the stories never get old. I am really sad that this is the absolute last Stookie Stackhouse stories. There are few writers that I love like Charlain Harris. Her ability to make me escape reality is like none other. This collection … Continue reading A Touch Of Dead: Sookie Stackhouse Stories Book Review

Review: Midnight Crossroad

I am a huge fan of Charlaine Harris. When I saw that NBC was releasing a ¬†Midnight, Texas television series then I knew this one was my next read. She is one of my favorite fellow Arkansans when it comes to writing and I am super fan. Harris writes stories about the supernatural just like her small town in Arkansas is filled with them. She … Continue reading Review: Midnight Crossroad

Review: The Rosie Project

A few years ago, I purchased The Rosie Project after reading a review in a magazine. I picked it up and tried to read it, but I was in a book hole from my graduate studies required reading and I put it back on my shelf and thought it will just have to wait. Well as I scanned to to be read shelves it stood … Continue reading Review: The Rosie Project

Review: Dead Reckoning by Charlaine Harris

I have been saving the last few book in the Southern Vampire Series for last. I still long to be a part of Bon Temps and the community of Sups int he world that Charlaine Harris created. I have not watched the True Blood show past season one. I just love the books and knowing i am near the end of Sookie’s adventures, is so … Continue reading Review: Dead Reckoning by Charlaine Harris

Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

The Roanoke Girls is a dark heartbreaking tale about the girls of the Roanoke family and the secrets that the family keeps. Amy Engel writes this story so well that you are able to be immersed in this tail. The characters are well developed as well as their back stories. You will want to keep reading to see what happens next as you go between … Continue reading Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

A Handmaids Tale Book Review

This story is an amazing tail that makes one thing about the future for women of the world. It gives a view of what could happen if the rights of all women were stripped and the use of the female body is for reproduction. Something that in the state of our world is scary. This book reminds me of the old saying that history repeats … Continue reading A Handmaids Tale Book Review