Reading Challenge month 6 ~ A book your mom loves

Stumped, I tell you. I was stumped. Mom loved to read. We all did. That was plain as day. My growing up houses had overflowing bookshelves and stacks of reading material on kitchen counter tops, desks, and bed side tables. Mom always had a half-devoured book by her chair and a to-be-read shelf in the… Continue reading Reading Challenge month 6 ~ A book your mom loves

Reading Challenge month 3 – A classic romance

When H chose this category last month, the image that immediately came to my mind was that rack of pink-covered Harlequin Romances at the book store when I was a kid. That rack that I passed with barely a glance on my way to the brown clad books: dogs, horses, reference. In fact, I went… Continue reading Reading Challenge month 3 – A classic romance

Reading Challenge month 2 – A book you started but never finished

[Ed note: This month's post is brought to you by M, one of my favorite guest bloggers.] There's a book I've been trying to read for over half my life, and by that I don't mean a book I've always meant to get to but haven't yet (that would be the Brothers Karamazov), or a… Continue reading Reading Challenge month 2 – A book you started but never finished