Getting to Know Modern Persuasion: Meet Victor

Getting to Know Modern Persuasion: Meet Victor

Victor is not a major character, but because he was inspired by one of my friends, I want to include him in our character profiles.  Three characters in the book are inspired by my friends.  I already did a profile for Christi, but this month we are going to meet the remaining two.  Let’s startRead more

Recollection Wednesday: In the Garden of Beasts

I only read In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin last year. This is one of the books that has contributed to my World War 2 burn out.  When I compare this to other books I have read by Larson, this is actually one of the weaker books.  ItRead more

No More Nazi Books!

I am so tired of reading books about Nazis and World War 2.  SOOOOOO TIRED!  This can be extended to the Holocaust, the beginning of Nazi Germany, World War 2 in the European theater, WW2 in the Asian theater, WW2 impact on other countries, WW2 veterans after WW2.  I have been reading these books mostRead more

Bus Stop Books

Book Club of 1- Meeting Two. This Time With An Actual Book, Too!

50 Children: One Ordinary American Couple’s Extraordinary Rescue Mission into the Heart of Nazi Germany by Steven Pressman Again, profanity warning… Drinking: Pink Bubbly Moscato Eating: no comment, but I went out and got it on a walk.  I wanted to drop off some books at this Bus Stop Books box (like Free Little Library)Read more