2011

The new year is almost here. I personally am planning to blog more frequently and not always about the newest book I have read (though I am up to 95 now.) Hope anyone celebrating tonight has a great, safe, time.  I need to head to work soon, so I will be a bit early in […]

Lost – Alice Lichtenstein

Haunting novel of a husband who is no longer himself and the wife who can not let him go as her story intertwines with 2 others. From Publishers Weekly Three people are brought together during a search and rescue mission on a wintry weekend in the taut second novel from Lichtenstein (The Genius of the […]

Knit the Season – Kate Jacobs

from amazon: Not only are the holidays are just around the corner, the women who knit at Manhattan’s Walker & Daughter have an extra reason to celebrate: there’s a wedding planned for New Year’s Day. In the meantime, college-age Dakota Walker is working to finish a sweater her mother started before Dakota was born. As […]

Books, books and more books

When I started this blog on Vox, it turned into a book log somewhat by accident.  I stopped posting as often about life and it’s goings on and started tracking the books I read. Since another year is ending, I thought I would count up the finished books I have read thus far.  I say […]

Blue Christmas – Mary Kay Andrews

from Amazon: Weezie Foley is bent on winning Savannah’s downtown window-decorating contest, but as soon as she picks up the hot-glue gun, strange things start happening. Her boyfriend, Daniel, is grumpier than usual; Weezie’s dog, Jethro, goes missing and is anonymously returned; a platter of bacon-wrapped shrimp is stolen from Weezie’s refrigerator; and a woman […]

Last night…

I dreamed a romance novel. Wonder what that means? It was really sweet, they kind of things that don’t happen in real life. Somehow I was seeing this man (really hot, cause, why not?) and something happened in his family, who had never met me, and we went to some fancy house, everyone sat in […]

Missing book read….

While I was away, I picked up a book of short stories, but I returned it before I remembered to write down the details. I know one of the titles was “Die Was Enough” about a woman dating a man in the process of divorcing his wife.  The wife and man shared the house by […]

Call Me Mrs. Miracle – Debbie Macomber

From Amazon: This Christmas, Emily Merkle (call her Mrs. Miracle!) is working in the toy department at Finley’s, the last family-owned department store in New York City. And her boss is none other than…Jake Finley, the owner’s son. For Jake, holiday memories of brightly wrapped gifts, decorated trees and family were destroyed in a Christmas […]