Monthly Archives: May 2013

Finding a Shotgun for Hire

If you read the previous post, Uncovering The Pontotoc Conspiracy, you know the last book I read was a fictionalized account of the Gus Bobbitt slaying and the vigilante justice carried out by the citizens of Ada, Oklahoma.  Imagine my … Continue reading

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Uncovering The Pontotoc Conspiracy

I grew up in Oklahoma so books set in Oklahoma are interesting to me, especially if I am familiar with the locale.  On my last trip to the library I couldn’t resist picking up The Pontotoc Conspiracy by Phillip M. … Continue reading

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Loving A Girl of the Limberlost

I read A Girl of the Limberlost when I was a girl.  I remember absolutely loving it.  I think I actually read it because I watched the movie at school.  Even then I knew that the books are better than … Continue reading

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Finding The Saints and Sinners of Okay County

The Saints and Sinners of Okay County is the debut novel of Dayna Dunbar.  It is set in Oklahoma during the year 1976.  Books set in Oklahoma intrigue me so I checked it out and read it. Aletta Honor, the … Continue reading

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Picking The Apple Orchard

I’ve had the opportunity to read a few books in between cleaning up vomit, lots and lots of vomit. I’ve got a sick little girl at home. One of the books is titled The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs. It’s … Continue reading

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Enthralled by The Rithmatist

Enthralling.  That is not a word I use very often about books.  I am a book lover.  I read many different kinds of books.  Very few have I described as enthralling. Monday I bought a book by Brandon Sanderson called … Continue reading

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No Bed and Breakfast for Me

I started another book which I felt compelled to put down.  Urgh! Bed and Breakfast is written by Lois Battle, who has written several other books.  The main character is a widow who is struggling to connect to her three … Continue reading

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