I received an advanced copy of this book, scheduled for release in January 2020, highly recommend reading (preorder). A moving story of a Mexican Mother & son trying to escape a vengeful drug lord and to el norte (America).
Gentleman in Moscow is one my favorite books, from the last few years. I posted a few things on IG regarding the book, today the Metropol Hotel (setting of story) liked my posts but more importantly they are offering
The Gentleman in Moscow immersion tour.
I now have a new dream trip.
Growing up I was huge fan of the Cathy comic strip.
Creator Cathy Guisewite just released a book of essays, it is insightful, relatable and funny.
It first chapter I laughed out loud 5 times.
You should read this! Read this last year, it is now the book I tell they everyone they must read.
I also love Rules of Civility. Can't wait for Amor Towles next great work.
#deweyreadathon #readathonhourlyphoto #deweyapril
Now, next time I suffer from a migraine,
I finally have the perfect description when someone asks I feel.
"..The best description of what a migraine feels like..
"..like urchin spines driven into my eyes. This is how Zesu must have felt before Athena leapt from his skull, I thought. I crawled to my my room and lay in the shuttered dark, dreaming of how sweet it would be to cut through my neck and make it end
1. Day of the Jackel
2. First vacation with husband. Mountain Cabin, just two of us and no phone signal.
3. True Spy stories.
5. Favorite Cocktail.
Always a gin martini but currently loving the trendy Aperol Spritz
Just finished this book. Rarely do I like something where I despise the main character,
But this was a compelling read
My Year of Rest and Relaxation story of an unnamed narrator who after loss of both her parents, having a Wall Street boyfriend treats her badly and her sadomasochistic relationship with her best friend, Reva. She finds an unethical psychiatrist willing to supply her with drugs decides to attempt sleeping for a
Today dropped my husband off at an appointment in area of our city that we normally don't go.
Found a locally owned bookstore and decided explore.
Forgot to unmute my phone, got distracted by all the books, forgot about husband by time remembered him had 6 texts and 5 calls 40 minutes to come get him.
Took a chance based on "for lovers of" and ??? it was a book on my TBR list.
So I had a great outing.. Hubs is annoyed but he'll recover.