Book Review: Reading Through the Night

Reading Through the Night by Jane Tompkins Memoir 248 pages University of Virginia Press Jane Tompkins was a respected professor of literature and award-winning author until she developed a debilitating chronic illness that sapped her energy, leaving her unable to travel, work, or even-- on her bad days-- write. With little choice but to stay … Continue reading Book Review: Reading Through the Night

Review: Bringing up Bebe

Bringing Up Bébé by Pamela Druckerman 304 pages Nonfiction/Memoir Published 20112 From Goodreads: The secret behind France's astonishingly well-behaved children. When American journalist Pamela Druckerman has a baby in Paris, she doesn't aspire to become a "French parent." French parenting isn't a known thing, like French fashion or French cheese. Even French parents themselves insist … Continue reading Review: Bringing up Bebe

Goodreads Monday- Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens

Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme where you randomly select a book from To Be Read list and show it off. It's hosted by Lauren's Page Turners. To participate, just pick a book, tell us about it, and don't forget to link back to Lauren's page so we can share our literary finds. Believe Me: … Continue reading Goodreads Monday- Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens