All the Books on My To-Read List

Since I've been in school, I had to press the pause button on reading books. When stress hits me hard, my go-to to de-stress is reading and writing. My to-read list has been piling up like you couldn't believe. Not being able to head out for the past year has me read a lot, when …

Book Review: The Paris Wife by Paula McLain (Plus Book-Club Questions)

What a page-turner! I couldn't put this book down! Based on a true story. A lovely story told through the eyes, of Ernest Hemingway's first wife, Hadley Richardson. From the two of them meeting at a mutual friend's party, their courtship, wedding, Hemingway's struggle to become a writer, his missing manuscripts, his mentors' in Paris …

How-to Host a Book-Club with The Last Train to London by Meg Waite Clayton

Synopsis The Last Train to London shares the story of real-life hero Truus Wijsmuller, a member of the Dutch resistance who risked her life smuggling Jewish children out of Nazi Germany. (She was honored as Righteous Among the Nations by Yad Vashem. ) The mission known as Kindertransport carried thousands of children out of Nazi-occupied Europe. In addition to hearing about Tante …