To Say a Little Word…

Here’s Morrie (Can’t get enough of the guy): “I heard a nice little story the other day,” Morrie says. He closes his eyes for a moment and I wait. “Okay. The story is about a little wave, bobbing along in the ocean, have a grand old time. He’s enjoying the wind and the fresh air–untilContinue reading “To Say a Little Word…”

Girl With A Pearl Earring–Tracy Chevalier

I love her. Love, love, love Tracy Chevalier and her writing. I read Burning Bright a million years ago and I fell in love. Then I read Remarkable Creatures, and still, love. And now Girl with a Pearl Earring, admittedly I was a little worried since Scarlet Johansson played Griet in the movie, but thisContinue reading “Girl With A Pearl Earring–Tracy Chevalier”

The Thirteenth Tale–Diane Setterfield

This is a book fiends dream book. It’s ABOUT books for Christsake! And the writing was lovely. I took my time reading this one because it was so nice. It’s about an old woman, who is a famous writer, that wants a nobody biographer to write her real story. Finally. She’s been lying to peopleContinue reading “The Thirteenth Tale–Diane Setterfield”

Jitterbug Perfume–Tom Robbins

Before I step into the creepy world of Ed Gein, I thought that I would sum up my love affair with Jitterbug Perfume. This book was introduced to me via my piano teacher who basically spent a good ten minutes of our lesson telling me the plot instead of actually teaching me anything. Those wereContinue reading “Jitterbug Perfume–Tom Robbins”

The Help–Kathryn Stockett

Oh Lord. I freakin’ adore this book. It’s pretty impossible not to. I had already seen the movie and it really didn’t leave anything out. There were some things that they changed that could’ve stayed the same and left integrity to the whole thing, but overall it was a fantastic read. The whole time IContinue reading “The Help–Kathryn Stockett”