Spellbent by Lucy A. Snyder

Title: Spellbent Author: Lucy A. Snyder Publisher: Del Ray Source: Columbus Metropolitan Library (but I did buy my own copy later) Snyder is a local author I’ve been following for a while.  Spellbent is set in and around Columbus, Ohio.  One reason why I enjoyed Spellbentso much was Snyder’s ability to seamlessly weave her fictional pieces… Continue reading Spellbent by Lucy A. Snyder

My Favorite Reads of 2010

Last year I read over 60 books and surprisingly, my top five favorites were read mostly at the beginning of the year. Not surprisingly, I didn’t write reviews of all of them.  For the ones that don’t have reviews, I’ll be writing those later this week.  Not all of my favorite reads were released in 2010.  My… Continue reading My Favorite Reads of 2010

Mailbox Monday – May 10th

A big thank you to Marcia at The Printed Page for hosting Mailbox Monday.  A lot of new books flew into the house this week courtesy of the Ohioana Book Festival.  This is the fourth year of the festival in which Ohio authors are featured.  Starting from the top of the stack is Don of the… Continue reading Mailbox Monday – May 10th

Ohioana Book Festival

     It wasn’t until May 2008, the weekend of the Ohioana Book Festival, that I first heard of it.  Friday was the opening night for Jeff Smith’s exhibit at the Wexner Center for the Arts.  Both Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner were in attendance.  The next morning they were off to the Ohioana Book Festival.  The… Continue reading Ohioana Book Festival