Author: Lark_Bookwyrm

Happy birthday, Louisa May Alcott

Happy birthday, Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott Nov. 29, 1832 – Mar. 6, 1888 I first discovered Louisa May Alcott in elementary school, and I fell in love with her books. I owned two battered copies of Little Women and Eight Cousins, which I read over and over. I added copies of Little Men and Jo’s Boys when I found… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 11/27/16

Sunday Post – 11/27/16

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimba, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures — I mean books! My Week Last Sunday’s concert went well! I’m always very proud of “my kids” and… Read more »

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News & Notes – 11/26/16

News & Notes – 11/26/16

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff   Today’s post is short because it’s been a really rough week, work-wise, and I haven’t had much time for prowling the internet looking for links…. Read more »

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Meme Logos: To Personalize or Not?

Meme Logos: To Personalize or Not?

  What is (or should be) the etiquette for image use with blog memes? I’m talking about the sort of weekly memes (features) that encourage other bloggers to participate and share their links—like the Sunday Post, Top Ten Tuesday, Waiting on Wednesday, and the like. Up until now, I have always used… Read more »

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

  Happy Thanksgiving from our house to yours   It hasn’t been an easy year. Not personally, with several losses in the extended family, and not more broadly. But today I choose to remember, celebrate, and give grateful thanks for the many joys in my life: my loving family and supportive… Read more »

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Once a Soldier (Mary Jo Putney)

Once a Soldier (Mary Jo Putney)

Once a Soldier by Mary Jo Putney Series: Rogues Redeemed #1 Published by Zebra Books on June 28, 2016 Genres: Historical Romance Pages: 368 Format: eARC Source: the publisher Goodreads Also by this author: Sometimes a Rogue, Not Quite a Wife, Not Always a Saint, The Last Chance Christmas Ball… Read more »

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Sunday Post – 11/20/16

Sunday Post – 11/20/16

The Sunday Post is hosted by the wonderful Kimba, the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news, recap the past week, take a look ahead, and showcase our new treasures — I mean books! My Week The concert is this afternoon! I’m excited. The kids have worked hard, as… Read more »

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News & Notes – 11/19/16

News & Notes – 11/19/16

News & Notes is a weekly Saturday post featuring book- and publishing-related news, links to interesting articles and opinion pieces, and other cool stuff Book News Coulsen Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad wins the 2016 National Book Award.  Other awards went to YA graphic novel March, poet Daniel Borzutzky, and Ibram X. Kendi… Read more »

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