Does this sound like someone you’d want to spend some time with?:
The daughter of a struggling greengrocer, Maisie Dobbs was only thirteen when she was sent to work as a maid for wealthy London aristocrats. But being bright and thoughtful beyond her years – and through the patronage of her benevolent employers, Maisie studies her [...]
OK folks, this is it! The day I’ve been waiting 3 weeks for! … LW12 is off to school (coughing still from the walking pneumonia, but they tell me that can last 3-4 weeks!), LM10 and LW6 are up and moving in the right direction. LM4 is still asleep, but showed no signs of illness [...]
Diana Spechler, author of Who By Fire, shares a bit about Three Lives & Company in New York’s West Village; you’ll find Who By Fire on the shelves at Three Lives and wherever fine books are sold!
When my first novel hit the shelves last month, a sales rep from my publishing house and I went [...]
I’m checking in with MizB and the folks who read her blog, Should Be Reading. Here’s the list of books that have come into my life this week:
I was a lucky winner of a giveaway that Book Club Girl was running during Book Blogger Appreciation Week (BBAW). There were so many great posts, interviews, giveaways and [...]
It’s that time of the week again! MizB at Should Be Reading asks what new books have joined the groaning bookshelves in the past seven days … Well, memoir is one of my favorite genres to read, and it shows in this list:
I received Wife in the Northby Judith O’Reilly from Book Club Girl. She [...]
Stone Creek by Victoria Lustbader
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks (May 27, 2008 )
Paperback: 400 pages
Victoria Lustbader’s novel Stone Creek is a poignant look at love and losses. She shares the lives of four central characters who each wrestle with a significant loss and search for a redeeming love.
Lily, a beautiful and intelligent woman in her [...]