#499 ~ Where’d You Go, Bernadette?

Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple Published by: Little, Brown & Company Published on: August 14, 2012 Page Count: 336 Genre: Fiction My Reading Format: Hardcover purchased with my #RH300K gift card Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook, and Audiobook Summary from the Publisher Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she’s a fearlessly opinionated […]

#41 ~ The Monsters of Templeton

The Monsters of Templeton by Lauren Groff There is something spectacular about a book whose first line lures you into its spell like a siphon and never lets you go. In my 36 years of reading, there has only been two books whose first lines I’ve memorized and cannot forget: “Call me Ishmael.” Moby Dick […]

#03 ~ The Mermaid Chair

The Mermaid Chair by Sue Monk Kidd I was excited to begin this book because I loved her previous novel, The Secret Lives of Bees so much. In a word, I am disappointed with this book. This book was sluggish. There were sections that I had force myself to sit down and read. There are […]