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, [...]
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 [...]
The Lace Reader by Brunonia Barry
Publisher: William Morrow (July 29, 2008 )
Hardcover: 400 pages
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 [...]
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 [...]