SUMMARY ~ “Yesterday can’t last forever… A decade has passed since the city of Pittsburgh was reduced to ash. While the rest of the world has moved on, losing itself in the noise of a media-glutted future, survivor John Dominic Blaxton remains obsessed with the past. Grieving for his wife and unborn child who perished in… Continue reading Book Review ~ Tomorrow and Tomorrow by Thomas Sweterlistch
It’s been a while since I read a book from cover to cover. I was familiar with The Dinner by Herman Koch by Herman Koch. I had read reviews and heard chatter about it here and there, so when I received an email from the lovely Kayleigh over at Random House asking me to consider… Continue reading Book Review ~ The Dinner by Herman Koch
I am not very well versed in politics, government or military history, but I do enjoy listening to NPR, watching national news broadcasts every evening and the occasional talking head shows, including The Rachel Maddow Show. I had downloaded the audiobook version of her book DRIFT: The Unmooring of American Military Power last fall but… Continue reading Review & Giveaway of DRIFT: The Unmooring of American Military Power by Rachel Maddow
I’m 42% into reading The Family Fang by Kevin Wilson and I’m faced with a decision I need to make, and soon. Do I keep reading, although I don’t feel attached to the story, some of the characters and I feel like I’ve plateaued out, or do I keep going and maybe take another two weeks… Continue reading To finish… or not to finish? That is the question.
Summary ~ Ready Player One ~ At once wildly original and stuffed with irresistible nostalgia, READY PLAYER ONE is a spectacularly genre-busting, ambitious, and charming debut—part quest novel, part love story, and part virtual space opera set in a universe where spell-slinging mages battle giant Japanese robots, entire planets are inspired by Blade Runner, and… Continue reading Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Summary ~ Domestic Violets ~ Tom Violet always thought that by the time he turned thirty-five, he’d have everything going for him. Fame. Fortune. A beautiful wife. A satisfying career as a successful novelist. A happy dog to greet him at the end of the day. The reality, though, is far different. He’s got a… Continue reading Domestic Violets by Matthew Norman
… KEWHITE!!! Karen (great name by the way!), please e-mail me your mailing address so I can forward it to Ellen Baker and she can send you your copy of I GAVE MY HEART TO KNOW THIS. To everyone who did stop by Planet Books and enter the giveaway I truly appreciate your time. I… Continue reading And The Winner Is…