Showing posts from February, 2017

Thriller vs. Mystery

Icelandic Version of Dracula

Books by Women


In honor of my birthday, I'm having a giveaway at my personal blog, A Passion for Words and Real Life.  $47 gift card to Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or Etsy (winner's choice).  Go there for more information and to enter.

Presidents in Fiction


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Book Blogs

Here are some book blogs I enjoy reading.

(You can also see an earlier post that lists additional book blogs here.)

Art, Books, & Coffee--Victoria Collota

The Bent Bookworm--Lizzy in South Korea

Stephanie's Book Reports

Wrapped Up in Reading--Friends Mel, Patty, and Dee

Beatrice Public Library

Library to Celebrate Nebraska's Birthday
Beatrice Daily Sun

Beatrice, which actually turns 160 this year, plans to celebrate Nebraska's sesquicentennial all year.

Happy Valentine's Day


Emmett Till

Emmett Till's Murder:  What Really Happened that Day in the Store?
The New York Times

Review of The Blood of Emmett Till by Timothy B. Tyson.

Vintage Bookplates




Bucket List

The Ultimate Book-Lover Bucket List

Thirty-nine suggestions for readers' bucket lists.

Incredible Year

7 Reasons 2017 is Going to be an Incredible Year for Book-Lovers

Includes books being made into movies, new books from favorite authors, new books from new authors, and more.