Tag Archives: Europe

A Side Trip to England

I’ve been reading some side books for a little challenge around Valentine’s Day in a group on Goodreads. I used it to clear a couple books from my To Be Read piles on audio and Kindle. This was an early … Continue reading

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From Poland with Love

I just spent some time traveling between NYC, Poland, and Chile with Nicole Krauss’s The History of Love. A friend saw that I had read it and said that he read it for a book group and was pretty sure … Continue reading

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From Providence to Monaco

I’ve been keeping myself entertained this week while putting lots of miles on the car. I was listening to a book several of my friends had recommended, in part because it takes place at my old university, right at the … Continue reading

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Meditating in Glasgow

It’s Orange Prize reading season again, and I’m trying to sneak a few winners or short list books in while I keep moving toward my other goals. I found a way to sneak one into my “alphabonkers” challenge, and I’m … Continue reading

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My World Tour 2012

I have had an amazing trip around the world in 2012. Next year I will be doing it again and will also be doing a tour of the 50 states. And I might just disappear again on you in November. … Continue reading

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Catching Up Even More

More books I have raced through in the last few days: On Black Sisters Street: A Novel by Chika Unigwe My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is the story of four African women(one Sudanese refugee and three Nigerians) who … Continue reading

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Brave New World

Well, I’m hard at work on my October to December goals. I’ll have another review right on the heels of this one. For starters, I’ve been back in London, but a creepier version, courtesy of Aldous Huxley. Here is the Goodreads … Continue reading

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