Weekly Wrap-Up – July 30, 2016

Weekly Wrap-Up – July 30, 2016

  Welcome to my weekly wrap-up! Here is where you can see my books read during the past week, books to be read next week, books I have added to my shelves, any bookish happenings and the like. I have linked to Stacking the Shelves, the Saturday Situation, the Saturday Review of Books, Talk of the […]

Posted July 29, 2016 by Laura in Stacking The Shelves, Weekly Wrap-Up / 7 Comments

Smash & Grab – Amy Christine Parker

Smash & Grab – Amy Christine Parker

Smash & Grab by Amy Christine Parker is a fun mash-up of the Ocean’s and Point Break with a little Goodfellas thrown in. And did I mention that it is a YA? It is, and it seems like all of these elements should not work together, but they actually do. […]

Posted July 28, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 2 Comments

Food, glorious food!

Food, glorious food!

    If you are a regular reader, you know that I work long hours. It is not unusual for me to work from 9 am to 7 or 8 pm. The hubs is fantastic and picks up a lot of the slack but daily meal cooking is not quite […]

Posted July 27, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 9 Comments

United States of Books – The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

United States of Books – The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

    The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner – State – Mississippi SYNOPSIS (From Goodreads.com)  The Sound and the Fury is the tragedy of the Compson family, featuring some of the most memorable characters in literature: beautiful, rebellious Caddy; the manchild Benjy; haunted, neurotic Quentin; Jason, the brutal cynic; and Dilsey, their […]

Posted July 25, 2016 by Laura in United States of Books / 1 Comment