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.
"I was drawn to this book by its young protagonist and its adventurous theme. I enjoyed following Wash to different parts of the world as he made discoveries about himself and others. Beautifully written with insightfulness and intelligence. The..."
"Good combination of inspirational, southern and historical fiction about a poor white family in 1947 Tennessee that takes in an orphaned colored boy. This stirs up mixed feelings in the small town. Most of the book is told from the POV of 9 yr o..."
"Only a few chapters in on this book and I’m quitting. So disappointed. Jodi Picoult is one of my favorite authors and I always looks forward to her books, but I just can’t force my way thru this one. There are too many characters to keep track of ..."