99 Favorite Reads, Picked by Teens - Caragh M. O'Brien | Young Adult Author
The teens who named their favorite books for this list include athletes, honors students, non-readers, incarcerated girls, a prom queen, loners, computer game players, gay and straight teens, teens from the coasts and in between, teens of many races, artists, and writers. Their choices made the list (alphabetically) regardless if the books were award-winners, banned, […]
7 Historical Mysteries That Will Transport You to the Past
We've rounded up a reading list of great historical mystery books are perfect for fans of Rhys Bowen and Anne Perry. From New York City's Gilded Age to stories of Victorian England, these historical mystery books are sure to keep your eyes glued to the pages!
I love an amateur female sleuth. Both reading and writing them! As a historical mystery author, I like to travel back into time and imagine what it must have been like to live in different time periods in history. What were the obstacles? Was life really simpler? What went on in the minds of the … Continue reading 7 Historical Mysteries Featuring Amateur Female Sleuths →
I seem to be reading quite a lot of series lately. The Inspector Gamache series is my new favorite and I’m thrilled that there are so many still ahead of me! I’m linking up with Jana Says and Modern Mrs Darcy as usual to share mini reviews our recent reads! Work Book (for lunchtime reading): This category is on hiatus while I’m home on maternity leave! Only a week to go before I’m back at work 🙁 House Books: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon – I’m a big fan of rereading books and this did not…
When this post goes live, I’ll be sitting on the beach! We’re taking Connor on his first beach vacation, although his time in the sand will be quite limited. At four months old, he can’t go out in the sun so we’re bringing a little tent and hoping to just take him for an hour or so in the morning. Luckily, my in-laws and extended family are coming with us so he’ll have lots of babysitters! That means extra reading time for Mom 🙂 I’m joining up with The Book Date to share what I’m reading…