Have loved books and reading for as long as I can remember. A homebody that prefers to spend spare time at home with a good book rather than out on the town.
“The library was magical because every time I walked through the door, there were literally thousands of voices ready and willing to have a conversation with me. I walked through the door, stared at all those stacks and bindings, and whispered, "Tell me a story.”
― Charles Martin, Unwritten
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Fiction - contemporary and historical. Almost all of the books I read come from the "New" shelf at my library. Tend to like: WWII era, a good child protagonist, survivor stories, suspense thrillers, stories that follow a family over multiple generations, a good series.
"Children’s historical fiction that adults will like as well. Set in 1944 South Carolina about a black family during the Jim Crow era. The story is told by 11 yr old Ella and her cousins Henry and Myrna in alternating chapters. Part of the stor..."
"This was a funny, rowdy and bizarre western. The main character, Nat Love, was an actual African American cowboy but the rest of the book is pure fiction. Nat is a great narrator! Although it’s written in a humorous way it’s still an epic saga f..."
"This is the first book in a new Baldacci series. I liked Atlee and her sidekick Ms.Blum. I also liked the Arizona setting. I have to admit I was more interested in the story about her missing twin than the Grand Canyon mystery. But that was jus..."