Survivors’ Club #BriFri

Welcome to British Isles Friday! British Isles Friday is a weekly event for sharing all things British and Irish — reviews, photos, opinions, trip reports, guides, links, resources, personal stories, interviews, and research posts. Join us each Friday to link … Continue reading →

Calendar Girls #FilmReview #BriFri

Welcome to British Isles Friday! British Isles Friday is a weekly event for sharing all things British — reviews, photos, opinions, trip reports, guides, links, resources, personal stories, interviews, and research posts. Join us each Friday to link your British-themed … Continue reading →

Two Short Reviews #BriFri

Welcome to British Isles Friday! British Isles Friday is a weekly event for sharing all things British — reviews, photos, opinions, trip reports, guides, links, resources, personal stories, interviews, and research posts. Join us each Friday to link your British-themed … Continue reading →

5 Quick Book Reviews

I never seem to have as much to say about fiction as I do about nonfiction, so I’m going to provide short reviews of novels waiting on my To Be Reviewed stack. I finished The Perfume Collector by Kathleen Tessaro … Continue reading →

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

As the summer morphs into back to school season, are you motivated to learn something new from your reading? Check out the Back to School Reading Challenge! Read It’s been a long time since I wrote a Monday post, but … Continue reading →

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

I managed three book reviews in a week. That might be a record: Book Review: Dido’s Prize by Eugenia O’Neal which I deemed the perfect summer beach read. Book Review: Do I Look Fat in This? by Rhonda Britten which I compared … Continue reading →

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

There were a variety of posts last week. Two on exercise: Readers’ Workouts April 24 Book Review: Instant Recess by Toni Yancey My Wednesday word was “sere” and I wasn’t the only one surprised that I didn’t know what looks … Continue reading →

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

 Dewey’s Read-a-Thon was very good for my reading last week. Here are the two posts that reported my progress with that: Dewey’s Read-a-Thon All Day! Dewey’s Read-a-Thon Wrap-Up Before the Read-a-Thon, I visited the St. Louis Art Museum and, among … Continue reading →