Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday

My teaser comes from the book;  The Women In The Castle by Jessica Shattuck

pg 41

The train stopped at some point in the night. The tracks went no farther.


Monday, January 30, 2017

mailbox monday

Mailbox Monday

An empty mailbox last week, but plenty to read.

How about you?
 


Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

While reading I came across this word.

Cachinnation- means to laugh loudly and immoderately.


Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday

My teaser today comes from the book, The Oxford Inheritance by Ann A. Mc Donald

pg. 11

Cassie finished her food and reluctantly began to mingle. Cassie turned to find the master of the college himself beside her.


Monday, January 23, 2017

Mailbox Monday




Mailbox Monday

One new book in my mailbox last week.

This Is Not Over by Holly Brown, courtesy of  Wm. Morrow

What did you receive?


Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Wondrous. Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Here are my words for today.

1. Palaver-  is prolonged and idle discussion.To talk unnecessarily at length.

2. Torpor- is a state of physical or mental inactivity, lethargy.


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday

Mty teaser today is from the book:   The Almost Sisters by Joshilyn Jackson

pg. 119

I'd looked at Derek, the ring box a tattling lump in the pocket of his illfitting suit coat.


Monday, January 16, 2017

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

An empty mailbox last week, but plenty to keep me busy. How about you?

Reading:  Almost Sisters by Joshiln Jackson


Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Here are my words for today.

1. Peroration- The concluding part of a speech, typically intended to inspire enthusiasm in the audience.

2. Apocrypha- writings or reports not considered genuine.


Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday

My teaser is from the book called: The Almost Sisters. by Joshilyn Jackson

pg. 44

It begins with Violence.
No cause, no reason, no explanation. She just is: The Bad I am.


Monday, January 9, 2017

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

Two new titles were in my mailbox last week, thanks! to Wm Morrow.

The Oxford Inheritance by Ann A. McDonald

Marlene by C.W. Gortner

What goodies did you receive?


Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

These words are taken from a book that I read recently.

Amaranth- is an imaginary flower that never fades.

Groat- is a small sum during medieval times.





Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Teaser Tuesday

Teaser Tuesday

My teaser today comes from the book:  Bone Box by Faye Kellerman

pg. 183


Decker said. " I'm going to make it decaf if it's okay with you."
Sure.


Monday, January 2, 2017

Mailbox Monday

Mailbox Monday

Good mailbox last week:

Bone Box by Faye Kellerman

Almost Sisters by Joshilyn Jackson

Mississippi Blood by Greg Iles

All courtesy of Wm Morrow.

What goodies did you receive?