This is a book that I got caught up in from the first page and read in two sittings. It has been on my Kindle for quite a while and I just got around to reading it, but I've read a couple of Wendy Wax's other books, and they were nowhere near as memorable as this one, and I'll remember the characters of Kendall, Tanya, Mallory and Faye for a long time
"The Accidental Bestseller" follows four female writers who met at a writers' conference ten years before the beginning of the book. All were women who aspired to be better than just good writers and one was a NYT Bestseller List author and put her writing before everything else. One wrote romance novels, another wrote… Read more
Harlan Coben's "Six Years" is a fast-moving suspense/thriller that I read from beginning to end in one sitting. It is a stand-alone novel and not one in the Myron Bolitar series. The characters are unique and include college professors, artists, hitmen and assisted living residents.
When Jake Fisher, a college professor, met Natalie Avery at a secluded retreat he fell in love with her and she with him. They knew that they were made for each other and would be together for life. Three months into their relationship, Natalie decided that Jake wasn't the one but an old boyfriend was instead, and she and Todd Sanderson married in the little chapel by the retreat in… Read more
This is a very good mystery that includes a lot of historical information about Plimoth Plantation and the Pilgrims as well as the Indians who interacted with them. Each chapter is headed by a quote from either Mourt's Relation or Good Newes From New England which are real accounts of Pilgrim life written in the 1600's.
The characters in the book are each very different and some are quite eccentric. In this installment of Leslie Wheeler's Miranda Lewis Mystery series, Miranda has a frantic communication from her niece who is an interpreter of living history at Plimoth Plantation, so Miranda goes right away to find a very disturbed niece, Caroline. The interpreters speak and… Read more
This is a list of books and short stories that I think is special. I've read the books and stories and they have spoken to me and left an impact on my life, and all of these have unforgettable characters who still are with me long after the books have been closed.
I first read Janice&hellip Read more