Summary ~ The Bird Sisters~ Love is timeless. So too is heartbreak. Whenever a bird flies into a window in Spring Green, Wisconsin, sisters Milly and Twiss get a visit. Twiss listens to the birds’ heartbeats, assessing what she can fix and what she can’t, while Milly listens to the heartaches of the people who’ve brought… Continue reading The Bird Sisters by Rebecca Rasmussen
Saturday I attended the 2nd Annual Gaithersburg Book Festival in Gaithersburg, MD. The weather was picture perfect and excitement was in the air. Stories were everywhere you looked but the stories I was there to hear were being told by Paula McLain, Rachel Machacek, Meg Waite Clayton, Caroline Leavitt, Eleanor Brown (for the second time in… Continue reading What A Fabulous Day For A Book Festival!
Earlier this year I received a phone call from my mother-in-law telling me about this book she was reading on her Kindle. It was called The Weird Sisters and she thought I might like to read it too. She gave me a little summary about the book and explained that though the father was a professor… Continue reading Bookish Fun In Arlington
I have to tell you all about my AWESOME Saturday night! It was date night with hubby and it was especially wonderful because Hubby agreed to join me at a book reading/signing event after dinner. One of my favorite authors, Garth Stein had an event at the Bethesda Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD tonight. He… Continue reading A Bookish Double Date (triple if you count Garth Stein!)
So, last night my friends Hillary and Amy joined me in Bethesda for a book signing. Now this wasn’t just any book signing. It was the publishing day for my new/old friend Sarah Pekkanen and her novel, The Opposite of Me. Sarah reminded me that it was twenty-one months ago when she first contacted me via e-mail, while Hubby and… Continue reading Author’s Can Be SOOOO Cool (and sometimes they don’t even know it)!