Anyone want to read a book with me? This book has been on my personal reading list for several years and I think now is the time for me to finally read it.
The Epilogue Book club is now reading “Ironweed” by William Kennedy. We will meet on July 12th to discuss the book.
The Epilogue Book Club is now reading “Lamb in His Bosom” by Caroline Miller. We will meet on May 31st to discuss the book.
This was the second time I read “A Thousand Acres.” So many years had passed since the first time I read it, I didn’t remember many of the details of the story. But as the story enfolded, it all felt very familiar to me. I thoroughly enjoyed the book, but the story is so sad. […]
I started reading Pulitzer Prize winning novels in April 2009. Here’s a pictorial summary of the Pulitzer Prize winning books I’ve read over the years. 2015 Reading List 2014 Reading List 2013 Reading List 2012 Reading List 2011 Reading List 2010 Reading List 2009 Reading List
Have you ever finished a book that was so beautifully written that all you could do afterwards is just sit and meditate for a while to let the story settle down into your soul? That’s how I feel tonight after finishing “Breath” by Tim Winton. I didn’t actually read the book since I listened to […]
Sometimes it just makes sense to cut bait and move on! I read about 30% of the book before I was so bored with it I started skipping and skimming around, reading just enough to follow the storyline. Using that method I quickly scanned through to about the halfway point of the book and then […]
I decided to read The Golden Compass after seeing a sign at a local car repair shop that warned parents about letting their kids read this book….How ridiculous! The Golden Compass is a great read, full of imagination, interesting characters and with a compelling plot. I especially appreciate that the heroine of the story is […]
“World Without End” by Ken Follett has been on my reading list ever since it was published (October 2007). I read Ken Follett’s earlier book, “The Pillars of the Earth,” more than a decade ago and I enjoyed that book too. I got the electronic version of the book several months ago, and I decided […]
I listened to this book when I was gearing up to study the Dutch language in preparation for a trip to The Netherlands. I checked out the audio version of this book from the library. The book has several great hints and techniques about how to approach learning a new language. I thought it was […]