Your Weekend Reading – the Friday the 13th Edition

So you need something to read this weekend – something short, maybe, that you can finish by Sunday night, and preferably free?  Check out these this short list of free Kindle books (really free – not Kindle Unlimited or Prime free), which are either of a length to be finished … Continue ReadingYour Weekend Reading – the Friday the 13th Edition

Philosophy and Mission of Your Book Group

Our mission is to provide a welcoming and inclusive virtual space for readers to explore and discuss the world(s) of Story. I love books so much that for ten years I made bookselling my career.  Reading books, discussing them, and connecting them with people who love them in turn – … Continue ReadingPhilosophy and Mission of Your Book Group

Join me to discuss To Kill a Mockingbird

  Let’s talk about Harper Lee’s classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird  on Sunday December 6.  This event is virtual. The book is very accessible at libraries and bookstores.  One option to get either the print or the ebook version is to visit my affiliate link on Bookshop.org (more about … Continue ReadingJoin me to discuss To Kill a Mockingbird

Happy Birthday Martin Cruz Smith – and an answer to yesterday’s trivia question.

Martin Cruz Smith, born on this day in 1942, is an American mystery author.  He wrote Gorky Park, the first of the Arkady Renko books; I haven’t read any of the books but will definitely add them to my list. I’ve been looking for something comparable to Olin Steinhauer’s Ruthenia … Continue ReadingHappy Birthday Martin Cruz Smith – and an answer to yesterday’s trivia question.