Two weekends ago I had the awesome opportunity (thank you, my dear husband!) to go to a local book festival for a few hours BY MYSELF and it was amazing. I truly could have stayed there ALL DAY LONG. I met and chatted with some interesting local authors, bought some indie books (I've already finished … Continue reading Mom’s Day Out at the Great Valley Bookfest – it was awesome!
Last week, author Kia Thomas (@kiathomasedits) put out a call on Twitter: for her birthday, help get her short story, Wings, to #1 in Amazon's Literary Short Story category. For $1.29, I bought the book, and I recommend you do, too! (Looks like she got to #11 that day, which is awesome!). The Hunters hunt. … Continue reading Emotionally mature and complex, one of the best short stories I’ve read! “Wings” by Kia Thomas (a review)
Earlier this year I picked up The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More by Roald Dahl to read with my daughter (who is now 8), having been under the mistaken impression that it is a children's book. Eek - it is NOT. It's a good book, and I'm glad I read it, but … Continue reading Book Review: The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More by Roald Dahl