Good morning! Welcome to Book Journey’s It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?
This past week, I didn’t get a single book in my mailbox!
As usual, I’ve been blogging away at my various sites. Check out my Sunday Salon for more details.
What I Read Last Week (Click the Title for the Review):
1) Keeper of the Keys, by Perri O’Shaughnessy
2) The Good Daughters, by Joyce Maynard
3) Fragile, by Lisa Unger
My Planned Reading for This Week:
1) Back to the Homeplace, by William Leverne Smith
When the family matriarch dies, four grown children are brought back to the family farm in the Ozarks to hear about the special provisions in the will.
2) With Friends Like These, by Sally Koslow
Koslow (The Late, Lamented Molly Marx) lifts a potentially trite story of friendship to a knowing, sharp-edged chronicle of ambition and acceptance that’s smart, raw, and achingly real….
3) Odd Mom Out, by Jane Porter
Marta Zinsser is not your typical suburban mom. Single, strong, and confident, she wears camouflage pants and chunky boots and rides a motorcycle. When her New York advertising firm asks her to open a branch in Seattle, she agrees to return to her hometown, mostly because of her mother’s ill health. Now she’s running her own firm out of her house, while her nine-year-old daughter is trying and failing to fit in at her new school….
With a group of books like these, I should have a really great week. What are the rest of you reading? I hope you’ll stop by and share your comments and links.