Book Reviews, Foster Parenting

Review: Huck Finn

So, after being tired of Huck Finn, I got sucked back in.  This book makes me laugh out loud.   I'm not going to re-hash the plot.  Essentially--I like it.  Loved it even.  I recommend it.  But there were a few points where I thought...mmmmm, this part should be shorter.  Especially the parts with "the… Continue reading Review: Huck Finn

Family, Foster Parenting, These Lying Eyes

Sacrilege…

I'm going to start by saying that I know this is stupid to say.  But truthfully, I'm kinda getting bored with Huck's adventures. I think it's partially that I'm just really tired right now.  Plus if there were ever a novel about foster parenting this is it.  And I'm kind of emotionally exhausted, so maybe… Continue reading Sacrilege…

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Review: I Will Repay by Baroness Orczy

So yeah, finished this one right up.  Right the heck up!  🙂   Depending on your list of sequels this may or may not be the 2nd book in The Scarlet Pimpernel series.  I think the reason for that is that some of the sequels follow directly the actions of the Pimpernel.  I have yet to read one… Continue reading Review: I Will Repay by Baroness Orczy

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The Scarlet Pimpernel Review–yes already. I inhaled this book.

So, you know from yesterday I was enjoying it.  And so I did.  There were but two moments where I had to pull a WTHeck? POINT ONE--- Marguerite St. Just is now Lady Blakeney.  She's described as incredibly intelligent and also incredibly beautiful. Even at the wedding of another at the end of the book, she is described at… Continue reading The Scarlet Pimpernel Review–yes already. I inhaled this book.

Foster Parenting

So…book resolution

This is the resolution I'm doing the best on.  My goal was to read one classic novel a month.  So far since I started in ... November?  December?....I've read: The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe Under the Greenwood Tree by Thomas Hardy Catcher in the Rye by… Continue reading So…book resolution