The State We’re In

Currently winding down the days reading The State We’re In: Maine Stories by Ann Beattie after hearing a segment on NPR about their 2015 picks of short stories. It’s taking a bit to get into the rhythm of a new author, but the bite sized stories are perfect for bedtime.

The Giver

Because I enjoy books at a sixth grade reading level, and I’m a sucker for things “Soon to be a Major Motion Picture,” I picked up The Reader at the library. Breezed through it in a few nights and while it was a fine enough ride, I didn’t really see what the fuss is about. […]

summer reading

Hoping it is as good as I remember it. If not, I’m going to go back and try some Heinlein.