Posts tagged 2017 in Books
Book Talk: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

This book is not what you would think it is. It’s fabulous, disturbing at times, and profoundly moving.


This novel is captivating from the get-go. After reading the title, you will immediately think of Elizabeth Taylor, but it’s not what you would think. The character of Evelyn Hugo is so beautifully created, fractured, flawed, yet profoundly wise. The author, Taylor Jenkins Reid has done a beautiful job at creating this character. 

 

[Reading Time: 5 minutes]

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Book Talk: Short Stories: The Thoroughly Modern Collection

I thoroughly enjoy short stories, and this anthology has some gems. With over twenty titles of short stories from the last 25 years, this provides an ideal collection for the discerning listener. If you enjoy old-fashioned story-telling, you are in for a treat, and the narrators had done justice to the stories they have lent their voices.

[Reading Time: 2 minutes]

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All Thingz Bookish Reading Challenge 2017

With all the goal setting talk going around everywhere include this site, I was feeling a little overwhelmed. There is so much that needs to be done, but then I remembered that that includes reading books. The planner in me is always happy to take out all those sticky notes and get down to it. 

 

[Reading Time: 3 minutes]

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