Eight Literary Cookbooks: Favorite Tales and Tempting Recipes

Eight Literary Cookbooks: Favorite Tales and Tempting Recipes

There’s a long tradition of celebrating some of our favorite works of literature with collections of recipes that are directly referenced in books or inspired by them.

After all, C.S. Lewis once said, "Eating and reading are two pleasures that combine admirably."

Best Books of 2020 - Part 3

Best Books of 2020 - Part 3

My four favorite books from the past two months include an incredibly fun picture book, an impactful young adult novel, a long-awaited young adult novel, and a kick-back beachy read. 

 

The Best Books of 2020 - Part 2

The Best Books of 2020 - Part 2

My seven favorite books from the past four months range from early middle grade to young adult and on to adult genres like suspense/thriller, historical fiction, women’s fiction, and contemporary fiction. I read a lot of books, but I don't review or recommend all of them. These seven definitely went above and beyond with their stories!

The Best Books of 2020 - Part 1

The Best Books of 2020 - Part 1

I love books. I read a lot! I also like to talk about what I read. Lucky me . . . I have a blog where I can do that. Here are my favorite reads so far in 2020. 

The Best 15 Books I’ve Read (and Reviewed) in 2019

The Best 15 Books I’ve Read (and Reviewed) in 2019

I love reading and often share my favorite books with you, sometimes along with an interview with the author. This is my best of the best list! Some of these were released in 2019 but many of them are slightly older books that I finally had the chance to enjoy. If you’re looking for a treat for yourself or a good bookish gift, this list has something for everyone.

October and November 2019 Book Reviews

October and November 2019 Book Reviews

Books to carry you through the holidays!

Heart wrenching memoir: Buy the Little Ones a Dolly Buy the Little Ones a Dolly by Rose Bingham

August and September 2019 Book Reviews

August and September 2019 Book Reviews

Eight Excellent Reads! Mystery, suspense, historical fiction, romance, nonfiction, and dystopian . . . a little bit of something for everyone. 

June and July 2019 Book Reviews

June and July 2019 Book Reviews

I am nearly to my 60-book reading goal for the entire year! Here are my favorite 17 (yes 17) from the past two months.

    MIDDLE GRADE

 

April and May Book Reviews 2019

April and May Book Reviews 2019

In the last two months I’ve read a wide variety of books from picture book to romance and everything in between. Some of these books are not recent releases but were mentioned during sessions at recent conferences. I’m currently reading my way through this list along with my normal ‘just for fun’ reading and will bring you those that I highly recommend. 

February and March Book Reviews 2019

February and March Book Reviews 2019

I’ve been reading a lot of manuscripts and advance reader copies lately, and right now I’m not allowed to talk about those books. They’ve all been wonderful, and soon I’ll be able to share my reviews of these stories. In the meantime, here are the other books I’ve read these past two months that I recommend.

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