Memorable Monday #18

Happy Monday! The purpose of memorable Monday is to showcase a book that you’ve read in the past and share how/why it has stuck with you. This week I’m featuring: This novel was absolutely amazing. There is also a sequel that I highly recommend. I sincerely hope the author comes out with more books, because … Continue reading Memorable Monday #18

10 Things Not to Say to a Reader

I concur

Bethany House Fiction

This post isn’t for my fellow readers. We share the same struggles, like having way too many books that need to be read and yet still longing for our favorite authors to write a little bit faster.

No, I’m writing this for the people who wouldn’t classify themselves as dedicated readers, but who know and love at least one. If you’ve ever made a casual comment to a book lover and received an angry comeback, glare, or snarl accompanied by the reader clutching a book tighter and you don’t know why…read on. (If someone posted this on Facebook and tagged you…definitely read on.) Here are a few things you should never say to a true lover of books.

One: “You spend too much money on books.”

Listen, I get it. You’re advocating for a sensible book budget. But let’s start with the fact that the standard for “sensible” is probably…

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Sold on a Monday

Title: Sold on a Monday Author: Kristina McMorris Series: Stand-Alone Genre: Historical Fiction (secular) Publishing Date: August 28, 2018 About the Book: A picture is worth a thousand words, but sometimes the story behind the picture is worth a thousand more… Philadelphia, 1931. A young, ambitious reporter named Ellis Reed photographs a pair of young … Continue reading Sold on a Monday