Weekly Meeting

Weekly Reading: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

There is something about reading your parent’s favorite books.  I have read my father’s favorite books often.  The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings were part of my childhood and adulthood.  Dune wasn’t something I could wrap my head around until I was in my 20s.  My father’s love of Napoleonic era Navy books are… Continue reading Weekly Reading: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

modern persuasion

Getting to Know Modern Persuasion: Meet Christi

She was inspired by one of my best friends, so the fictional Christi shares many qualities with her real life counter part.  Not all the characters have a prominent place in the book, but they drive the action forward. In the book, Christi is Fredrick’s editor.  I can’t really describe her more because… well, spoilers… Continue reading Getting to Know Modern Persuasion: Meet Christi

Read A Long

Don’t Forget To Sign Up- Northanger Abbey Read-a-Long

How is it almost mid-way through September already?  I swear, I am going to wake up tomorrow and it will be my 41st birthday. I just want to remind everyone that I am doing a Read-a-Long for Jane Austen’s Northanger Abbey.  You might as well participate.  I mean, we are going to discuss it here.… Continue reading Don’t Forget To Sign Up- Northanger Abbey Read-a-Long