#298 ~ Law of Attraction

Law of Attraction by Allison Leotta Published by: Simon & Schuster Published on: October 2010 Page Count: 277 Genre: Fiction, Procedural My Reading Format: Hardcover copy sent to me by the publisher Available Formats: Hardcover, eBook My Review I’m pretty sure I’ve mentioned before that I find TV procedurals soothing (depending upon my state of […]

National Book Festival!

I’m packing up tonight to head out early in the morning to travel to the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.!  I cannot wait.  After an exceptionally tough week at work and being treated for strep throat, this is exactly what I need.  I’m making plans to listen to John Irving, Judy Blume, Jeannette Wells, […]

My aha moment ~ Passionate about Reading

While I was in Washington D.C. last week I was contacted by a firm working with Mutual of Omaha‘s aha moment tour.  They found my blog, read my About page, and asked me to share my aha moment with them over the weekend while the aha moment team was in Roanoke.  I was flabbergasted to […]

The Sunday Salon My Trip to the National Book Festival!

Yesterday, despite the muggy, slightly drizzly day, I had the most wonderful time at the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C.  The night before I thanked Target that my latest purse was huge.  It hard cover versions of Neil Gaiman’s American Gods and Neverwhere, to hard cover copies of The Other Queen, and paperback versions […]

Meet Me in D.C.

As my regular readers are well aware, I’m a Philippa Gregory fanatic. To this day, two of my three most viewed posts by far are about reading her Tudor series in chronological order and my thoughts about Anne Boleyn’s rape scene in the film adaptation of The Other Boleyn Girl. When I received her newsletter […]