Call in and talk to Brunonia Barry, author of *The Lace Reader*


Tomorrow night (Wednesday, November 5), you can call in and talk to Brunonia Barry, author of The Lace Reader .  The conference call takes place at 8pm EST; click this link for details, including how to call in, or email questions ahead of time.  The webcast will be archived at that same link, so you [...]

Author event: Brunonia Barry and *The Lace Reader*

Tonight my 12-year-old (LW12) and I drove up to the Barnes & Noble in Peabody for an event with Brunonia Barry, author of The Lace Reader.  In case you’ve missed it, I’m absolutely smitten with this book; it has an intricate plot with well-developed characters and it highlights the wonderful city of Salem.  You can read [...]

On the road to Salem with *The Lace Reader*

We took the kids on the road up to Salem yesterday afternoon, about a 45-minute drive north.  I had my tote packed with The Lace Reader and a map and guide to “Towner Whitney’s Salem, Massachusetts” that I downloaded from the Salem tourist board.

We got to Salem around 3, driving through the center of town, [...]

The Week Ahead: July 28 – August 3, 2008

Monday 7/28/08- Discussion of Dalia Sofer’s The Septembers of Shiraz begins today over at Everyday I Write the Book.  This is the first time I’ll be participating in one of Gayle’s on-line book groups, and I’m really looking forward to it.  The author will be responding to comments left on the discussion post; if you’ve read the [...]

Book Review: The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry

The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry
Publisher: William Morrow (July 29, 2008 )
Hardcover: 400 pages
ISBN-10: 0061624764
ISBN-13: 978-0061624766

The Lace Reader, Brunonia Barry’s debut novel, deserves all the advance praise it has received; it is one of my favorite books of 2008!  This book will draw you in with well-developed plot, subtle twists and clever revelations.  The comparison has [...]

Win a trip to Salem with Brunonia Barry’s *The Lace Reader* and William Morrow

Bzzzzzzz.  Bzzzzzzz.  I’m sorry, I can’t hear you over all the positive BUZZ about Brunonia Barry’s The Lace Reader, which goes on sale at the end of this month! 

My copy of The Lace Reader will be tucked in my bag for the beach this weekend; I hope to have a review posted early next week.  In the [...]