Last year I put together a book display called Blind Date with a Book. I found the idea through another librarian's post and thought it was great. Last year I wrapped 19 books and 15 books were checked out. We asked that people reviewed the book but unfortunately only two people returned reviews.
Last year's books included:
In the Hot Zone by Kevin SitesNight by Elie WieselTom Clancy's Ghost Recon by Daivd MichaelsMacbeth by ShakespearA Million Little Pieces by James FreyWolf Hall by Hilary MantelAn Inconvenient Truth by Al GoreUnder the Dome by Stephen KingLawless by Nora RobertsThe Sinatra Files by Tom KuntzThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Dante Club by Matthew PearlFord County by John GrishamThe Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel BarberyThe Postmistress by Sarah BlakeA Beautiful Mind by Sylvia NasarHide & Seek by James PattersonA Vintage Affair by Isabel WolfGorgeous East by Robert Girardi
Most of these books were ones that I either had read or wanted to read. But…
Title: Faith Shift: Finding Your Way Forward When Everything You Believe is Coming Apart Author: Kath Escobar Date Finished: October 20 Stars: 4 of 5 Review: Interesting read, really shed some light on some of the things I'm going through with my faith right now.
Title: Meg (MEG #1) Author: Steve Alten Date Finished: October 3 Stars: 4 o…
This week the book Black Hillsby Nora Roberts caught my eye.
Cooper Sullivan's Life, as he'd know it, was over. Judge and jury -- in the form of his parents -- had not been swayed by please, reason, temper, threats, but instead had sentenced him and shipped him off, away from everything he knew and cared about to a world without video parlors or Big Macs. On Page 56 (56%):
Lil's first look at the cat took her breath away. Sleek, muscular, her eyes tawny glints, Cleo sat in her travel cage like royalty on a throne.
She eyed the humans, with what struck Lil as a gaze of pure superiority, and let out her coughing roar in case they didn't fully understand who was boss. Verdict:
This is a reread for me. I originally read it sometime before 2011, possibly when it was first released. I just got myself a Kindle Paperwhite and wanted to …