Tag Archives: non fiction

For The Love Of Books by Graham Tarrant #audiobook #audible #audiblebook

Overview Which famous author died of caffeine poisoning? Why was Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland banned in China? Who was the first British writer to win the Nobel Prize in Literature? What was Truman Capote superstitious about?  Here is a light-hearted book about … Continue reading

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Audible Reads for February #wrapup #audiblebooks #audible #audio

I had a fantastic audiobook month in February. I am working in my house a good bit, cleaning out and throwing away old stuff and donating to goodwill. This has allowed me more time to listen to books. I listened … Continue reading

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Audible Reads for December #audiobooks #wrapup #audible #audiblebooks

Well! My selection of audible books this month were quite eclectic. This should be a post all readers should enjoy! First up is a brilliant read. It is a historical mystery with a kick! You can see my full review … Continue reading

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October Escapes and Escapades #wrapup #escapesandescapades #5starreads

Escapades October has been a busy, busy month. I have FINALLY finished all my flu clinics. I usually treat myself to a vacation when they are completed. This year…I treated myself to two! We went back to the Smokey Mountains … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Seeing You by Elizabeth Berg @randomhouse #memoir #review #nonfiction

Overview The beloved New York Times bestselling author tells the poignant love story of caring for her parents in their final years in this beautifully written memoir. “I’ll Be Seeing You moved me and broadened my understanding of the human condition.”—Wally Lamb, author … Continue reading

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Matrimony, Inc. by Francesca Beauman From Personal Ads to Swiping Right, A Story of America Looking for Love – BOOK SPOTLIGHT

MATRIMONY, INC.: From Personal Ads to Swiping Right, a Story of America Looking for Love (Pegasus Books; October 6, 2020; Hardcover; ISBN: 978-1643135786; 240 pgs; $27.95) Overview A clever, thoughtful, and funny history that reveals how the Union of states was … Continue reading

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The Deepest South Of All by Richard Grant @simonschuster #nonfiction #review

Overview Bestselling travel writer Richard Grant offers an entertaining and profound look at a city like no other.  Natchez, Mississippi, once had more millionaires per capita than anywhere else in America, and its wealth was built on slavery and cotton. … Continue reading

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Poetic License by Gretchen Cherington @shewritespress @gosparkpoint #memoir #review

Overview At age forty, with two growing children and a new consulting company she’d recently founded, Gretchen Cherington, daughter of Pulitzer Prize–winning poet Richard Eberhart, faced a dilemma: Should she protect her parents’ well-crafted family myths while continuing to silence … Continue reading

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Audible Reads for April #audible #audiobooks #audiblebooks

Hello there! I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy! I had sort of a strange month for audio books. The one I thought I would enjoy was just sort of Blah! I will start with that one…READY….HERE WE GO! … Continue reading

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The Unexpected Spy by Tracy Walder @stmartinspress #memoir #review

Overview When Tracy Walder enrolled at the University of Southern California, she never thought that one day she would offer her pink beanbag chair in the Delta Gamma house to a CIA recruiter, or that she’d fly to the Middle … Continue reading

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