Format: Audiobook

United States of Books – Black Hills by Dan Simmons

United States of Books – Black Hills by Dan Simmons

    The week takes us to South Dakota with Black Hills by Dan Simmons (audio book narrated by  Erik Davies and Michael McConnohie) Entertainment Weekly says – Black Hills breathes life into the tale of a Sioux warrior believed General Custer’s ghost entered him at Little Big Horn. Black Hills was […]

Posted December 19, 2016 by Laura in Reviews, United States of Books / 1 Comment

United States of Books – The Known World

United States of Books – The Known World

    This week takes us to Virginia with The Known World by Edward P. Jones. Entertainment Weekly says – This award-winning examination of man’s ownership of man refuses to succumb to the calcifying effect of history, presenting Virginia’s past as raw, urgent and human.  The Known World by Edward […]

Posted August 8, 2016 by Laura in Reviews, United States of Books / 3 Comments

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Martian – Andy Weir

The Martian had been languishing on my Kindle since January 2015. I kept hearing about it and the movie. I was determined to at least read it before seeing the movie, but nope didn’t happen. I really enjoyed the movie and needed to get to the book. But did I? […]

Posted April 3, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 7 Comments

I Am Malala – Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

I Am Malala – Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban was one of my book club books for February. When March started and I had still not started reading it, I took advantage of Audible’s free 30 day trial to “read” it. I have […]

Posted March 20, 2016 by Laura in Reviews / 0 Comments