Monthly Archives: August 2014

The Sunday Salon – August 17, 2014

I am writing this on Saturday afternoon, because we are expecting company this evening. Mom and Dad are away having fun with friends this weekend, and so we took the opportunity to have people over for food, conversation, and perhaps … Continue reading

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Mini-reviews: No Book but the World by Leah Hager Cohen; We Were Liars by E. Lockhart; and The Rise & Fall of Great Powers by Tom Rachman

Title: No Book but the World Author: Leah Hager Cohen Genre: Contemporary fiction Publisher: Riverhead Books Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Source: ARC from Library Thing Number of pages: 320 First line: I have been too fond of stories … Continue reading

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The Sunday Salon – August 10, 2014

Lately: Another whiz-bang week full of highs and lows. High: baking 900 cookies in three hours on Thursday. Some of us are manning a rest stop outside of Spokane next Wednesday for a Royal Family Kids Camp fundraiser, and we … Continue reading

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