I'm a language teacher, how could I not love this quote. ☺️ Have a happy Thursday!
What do you do when your celebrity-DJ daughter is kidnapped and you have twenty-four hours until she’s killed? Forget the Swedish police. If you’re the wealthy von Mullers of Stockholm, you call PI Martin Brunner and his mouthy apprentice, Daniel Lakin. As the desperate hours tick by, the hired detectives search for suspicious links... Continue Reading →
Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme created and hosted by Lauren@Lauren’s Page Turners. To participate, choose a random book from your TBR and show it off! Don’t forget to check out Lauren’s blog and link back to her so that others can see what you picked! Merry Smith is pretty busy these days. She’s taking care... Continue Reading →
In the mid 90s, Elizabeth Booth, a young British college student studying Arabic at Durham University, travels to Damascus to immerse herself in the Syrian language. Taken aback by the generosity and kindness of the people there, she easy slips into a life in the ancient city. She has friends, her studies, and even... Continue Reading →
J.W. over at Storeys of Stories hosts this meme. Taken from his introduction: First Impression Friday will be a meme where you talk about a book that you JUST STARTED! Maybe you’re only a chapter or two in, maybe a little farther. Based on this sampling of your current read, give a few impressions and predict what... Continue Reading →
There’s nothing Avery Shaw loves more than a challenge … at least when it comes to tracking down a story. The challenge she’s facing this time is the one thing she might not be able to overcome, though. Vacation. That’s right, not only is Southeastern Michigan’s busiest reporter off work for a week …... Continue Reading →
Looking through my drafts folder I've come across quite a few tags that I have yet to do. This one was sent to my by Mischenko over Read Rant Rock and Roll since July! I also think I have a couple even older than that... but that's a discussion for another day. Thanks Mischenko... Continue Reading →
The Bicycle Thief and Other Short Stories is a collection of 12 short stories based in the heart of India. These are light-reads, often with a pleasantly surprising twist. A man who wakes up to read his own obituary in the newspaper... A woman who learns the meaning of life thanks to her... Continue Reading →