I desperately needed a book at the airport. We were flying to New Orleans and I had left my Kindle at home accidentally. There was no way I was going to make it that long without a book. Off to the airport bookstore I went. I picked up this book because I had heard The Modern Mrs. Darcy talk about it. I needed to pick something I wouldn’t be disappointed in since it was all I would have for a few hours. Luckily, I made a good choice.
Length: 390 pages
Setting: Glasgow, Scotland, in the last decade
Font: Sabon LT Std and Bulmer
Summary: Short version: Eleanor’s life improves when she becomes friends with Raymond Continue reading
This is a graphic novel I saw at the library. I picked it up because it was a Wonder story, and we highly enjoyed reading Wonder.
Genre: YA historical fiction graphic novel
Length: 204 pages
Setting: except for a brief beginning and ending set in present day U.S., it’s set in late 1930s-mid 1940s France
Summary: Short version: The life of Rose, a Jewish girl, surviving Nazi-occupied France during WWII Continue reading
I was looking for a scifi or fantasy book to read to the kids and saw this.
Genre: YA post-apocalyptic science fiction
Length: 323 pages
Setting: a near-future Louisiana
Summary: Short version: Nailer decides to save the swank girl he finds in a wrecked ship Continue reading