What’s On The Docket?

Martha Hall Kelly

Lilac Girls

Just started reading LILAC GIRLS by Martha Hall Kelly. Love the cover! Will it live up to it? I’ll keep you posted. So far, so good.:)

anna Quindlen

Miller’s Valley

MILLER’S VALLEY by Anna Quindlen is just what I’m looking for this summer. I can’t wait to start it.

WW1

The Summer Before The War

 

 

 

Okay, I’m just going to go ahead and say it. I read half this one and put it aside.  I had one person tell me they absolutely loved it. However, I think I am not in the right place to appreciate this one right now. I just found the main character drawl and the story did not move along smoothly enough. I am distracted right now and that may have had something to do with my experience. I would appreciate any feedback on this one from you guys.

All three of these books are available right now. Go forth and read!

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3 thoughts on “What’s On The Docket?

  1. The problem is you aren’t Canadian. I bet you didn’t like “15 Dogs” by Andre Alexis either.(not a war story). I think this British WW1 and WW2 literature rings closer to us for some reason.Maybe its the high school history. Lets all of us join in wishing Elaine a speedy recovery. Please visit her for me and for all her devoted friends in Toronto.

  2. I just read “Miller’s Valley” by Anna Quindlen and it was wonderful. Bonus is that I was in San Francisco this weekend visiting my daughter and we went to hear her being interviewed by her friend, author Kelly Corrigan. They have such great rapport. It was a magical hour.

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