Old Man and the Sea AND The Couple Next Door

  Ernest Hemingway – The Old Man and the Sea I did a quick survey of my friends for a recommendation on an Ernest Hemingway read, and this title was listed several times. The Old Man and the Sea was written in 1952. It is a simple story of an old Cuban fisherman that is…

Wait AND Hitler’s Furies

A romance and some history. Keeping it varied so I don’t get bored. Life makes it easy to put your book aside and forget about it, so be sure to pick titles that interest you. And NEVER let anyone give you crap for what you read, the chances are that person isn’t reading anything but…

Louis L’Amour And Adventures of Tom Sawyer

I went back to the classics this week. I’m not sure why I’m feeling nostalgic, but here we are! Two easy reads, and so much fun. Mark Twain – Adventures of Tom Sawyer 100% honesty time…. I listened to this one. The audiobook version (narrated by Nick Offerman) is FANTASTIC. I think the man was…

The Replacement AND Rule

I had a read-fail this week. I started The Man Called Ove, because of all the rave reviews, book club reading lists and the new movie coming out. I feel like something must be wrong with me, it was so boring. I couldn’t get into it. I could not get passed that this grumpy old…