Book Report: Trespass

Trespass was written by Valerie Martin and published in 2008. Although I normally don’t do this, lets start with the jacket summary: Chloe Dale’s life is in good order. Her only child, Toby, has started his junior year at New York University; her husband, an academic on sabbatical, is working at home on his book … More Book Report: Trespass

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme started by The Broke and The Bookish. Discovering new authors is sometimes hard but so worth it. December 8: Top Ten New-To-Me Favorite Authors/Books I Read For The First Time In 2015 1) Elena Ferrante – As if you couldn’t have guessed this one…Her writing is so passionate and forceful … More Top Ten Tuesday

Book Report: In The Garden of Beasts

In The Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin is a historical, nonfiction novel of the Ambassador to Germany’s time in Berlin during Hitler’s rise to power. Published in 2011, Erik Larson weaves a compelling narrative of one family’s experience in Nazi Germany. The Dodd family was a typical American family … More Book Report: In The Garden of Beasts