When We Were the Kennedys by Monica Wood

When We Were the Kennedys by Monica Wood Published: January 1, 2012 Publisher: Mariner Books Genre: Creative Nonfiction / Memoir Edition: Kindle edition, 256 pages ASIN: B005LVR03S Source: Library 1963 Mexico, Maine:  The Wood family is much like its close, Catholic, immigrant neighbors, all dependent on the fathers’ wages from the Oxford Paper Company.  Until the sudden death of Dad, … More When We Were the Kennedys by Monica Wood

Words on Wednesday

Putting a slight twist on Words on Wednesday, let’s look at some lovely thoughts, and words, about the end of summer. This seems right with next weekend being Labor Day with picnics, last camping trips, last trips to the coast. Images via Google with attribution accessible by clicking on individual images.

We Never Asked for Wings by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

We Never Asked for Wings by Vanessa Diffenbaugh Published: August 18, 2015 Publisher: Ballantine Books Genre: Fiction / Contemporary / Adult Fiction Edition: Kindle edition, 310 pages ASIN: B00R04IQFA Source: NetGalley From the beloved New York Times bestselling author of The Language of Flowers comes her much-anticipated new novel about young love, hard choices, and hope against all odds. … More We Never Asked for Wings by Vanessa Diffenbaugh

An Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski

An Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff et al Published: November 1, 2011 Publisher: Howard Books Genre: Creative Nonfiction / Memoir Edition: Hardcover, 272 pages ISBN: 1451642512 Source: Library An Invisible Thread tells of the life-long friendship between a busy sales executive and a disadvantaged young boy, and how both of their lives were changed by what began as one … More An Invisible Thread by Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski