The Alice Network 2
“What did it matter if something scared you, when it simply had to be done?” Charlie St. Cloud is pregnant in 1947 and the only thing she feels in control of is the search for her cousin, Rose, who disappeared at the end of the war. Eve Gardiner is a […]

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn


Fred's Funeral
“Before falling into a fitful sleep, Fred wonders if he’s already dead. Perhaps this is Hell. But he can’t, for the life of him, remember what sin he ever committed to be punished this terribly.” Fred is dead, but his spirit has not been released from the Earth. He doesn’t […]

Fred’s Funeral by Sandy Day


A Lion Among Men
If you are stopping by to find questions for your book club, please leave a note for me telling me where you are from! Welcome to the online book club for A Lion Among Men by Gregory Maguire. The Wicked Years books brings to life the characters well known and loved in the […]

Online Book Club: A Lion Among Men by Gregory Maguire



The Bridge
“This was a holy night she would remember as long as she lived.” For two years during college, Molly and Ryan were inseparable. Though they both had relationships with people back home, it was hard to deny that there was chemistry between the two of them. They would meet at […]

The Bridge by Karen Kingsbury


Revenants
“I had overlooked the propensity of the dying to tell their story. The need to be heard one last time.” Betsy’s world starts to fall apart after her brother dies on an MIA mission in Vietnam. She acts up at school and is told to spend the rest of the […]

Revenants: The Odyssey Home by Scott Kauffman


The Magnolia Story 1
“Go and find what it is that inspires you, go and find what it is that you love, and go do that until it hurts.” Chip and Joanna Gaines are household names at this point in their career. Their HGTV show Fixer Upper became very popular and The Magnolia Market […]

The Magnolia Story by Chip and Joanna Gaines and Capital ...



Travels with Vamper
“I like to think of Vamper humming along the highway, taking happy people to happy places.” After retirement, George Critchlow, a retired law professor, isn’t quite sure what he wants to do in life. He decides to go on an adventure by himself to see if seeing the country will […]

Travels with Vamper: A Graybeard’s Journey by George Critchlow


Calico Joe
Calico Joe by John Grisham I have read several John Grisham books lately and they have all had very different plots – one was a Christmas tale (Skipping Christmas), one was about a writer going under cover to help solve a crime (Camino Island), one was about law students (The Rooster […]

Online Book Club April Announcement: Calico Joe by John Grisham


Twilight at Monticello
“Jefferson loved order, symmetry, and balance, and there was no place on the mountaintop more orderly, symmetrical, and balanced than the garden, which he had designed many years ago and worked to perfect for half a century.” Thomas Jefferson is a fascinating historical character. He accomplished much in his life […]

Twilight at Monticello by Alan Pell Crawford



The Wealth of a Nation
“We do our part – where nature and the nation places us. Each of us to our own abilty … and thus ensure the wealth of the nation.” In Bakerton, most people don’t work. They are designated as Citizens and get a stipend and privileges because they are medically inferior. […]

The Wealth of a Nation by T.B. O’Neill