Mailbox Monday – March 14th

A big thank you to Marcia at The Printed Page for originating Mailbox Monday.  This weekly meme is now on tour.  The hostess for March is Laura of I’m Booking It.  Be forewarned that reading and participating in Mailbox Monday posts can increase your TBR pile. I honestly didn’t think I’d have anything to write about… Continue reading Mailbox Monday – March 14th

When Will There Be Good News? – Kate Atkinson

Title: When Will There Be Good News? Author: Kate Atkinson Publisher: Back Bay Books / Little, Brown and Company Source:Miriam at Hachette Book Group Atkinson’s writing pulls the reader into another world where bad things happen but there is always someone who wants to prevent the bad things or pick up the pieces afterwards.  The first… Continue reading When Will There Be Good News? – Kate Atkinson

One Good Turn – Kate Atkinson

What does a writer, two teenagers, the wife of a shoddy home builder, and a retired cop turned ex-detective now millionaire have in common?  They’re all witnesses to a fender bender at the Edinburgh festival.  It’s a seemingly ordinary accident that quickly escalates into an assault before being diffused by the writer. And this writer… Continue reading One Good Turn – Kate Atkinson