What We Are Reading!

LastbookshopAndrea here, posting this month’s eclectic (as always!) array of books we’ve been reading this month!

Pat: I hate WWII books. I know the horrible, depressing history and simply don’t need to wallow in it. But I cannot resist bookshop books, and Anne recommended this one, so I gave The Last Bookshop In London, by Madeline Martin, a try. I almost quit after the first chapter—boring, formulaic, whatever the excuse. But I was in a crummy mood and didn’t like anything else either, so I kept on reading. The heroine is timid and never does anything unless pushed. It takes the death of her parents, and her aunt shoving her out of the house, to accept the offer of her mother’s best friend to live in London. It’s 1939. We know what’s going to happen.

Continue reading "What We Are Reading!" »


Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Sunday, November 29, 2020

Friday, October 30, 2020

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Sunday, August 16, 2020

Friday, July 31, 2020

Monday, July 13, 2020

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Sunday, March 29, 2020

Thursday, January 30, 2020

Friday, November 29, 2019

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Friday, October 04, 2019

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Friday, March 29, 2019

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Laura

Word Wenches is a blog featuring seven authors, plotting in the present, writing about the past. . . and improvising the rest. Authors include Mary Jo Putney, Patricia Rice, Anne Gracie, Susan King aka Susan Fraser King, Nicola Cornick, Andrea Penrose, & Christina Courtenay.

The Typepad Team

Become a Fan

Recent Comments