LAST DAY To Choose a Book I love hearing from new readers of A Traveler’s Library. I love giving away wonderful books. I love matching up books with the readers. ****If you subscribed to A Traveler’s Library during June,2013, you are entitled to choose a book from the list I published earlier for the Choose a […]
TIME FOR SUMMER READING We can debate endlessly what makes “summer reading”. For some, summer–a week or two away in a cabin or by the beach–is a time to catch up on books you never have time for like Ulysses or Moby Dick. For others, summer means light and frothy. I tend to side with […]
You may have missed some of the wonderful books that I talked about in March this year, so I wanted to remind you of the March of Women–a concentration on books featuring women characters. Every book I reviewed was about one or more strong, unique, and sometimes iconoclastic woman character. First, a list of historical […]
AND WE HAVE A WINNER!! Lori McCallum wins the terrific new mystery from Cara Black, Murder Below Montparnasse. Check out that link or the next one to see how YOU can be a winner, too. Cara Black is giving a way a fantastic trip to Paris (redundancy alert–any trip to Paris is fantastic). Just a […]
Second book featuring a strong and unconventional woman during our celebration of Women’s History Month. You can win the book (signed by the author) AND you can win a trip to Paris. Read on.. Place: Montparnasse , Paris Book: Murder Below Montparnasse by Cara Black (NEW THIS MONTH: March 2013) Cara Black juggles. And […]
Destination: Japan Book: Rising Son: A Father and Son’s Bike Adventure Across Japan by Charles R. Scott (New, February 2013) Beware the conclusions you draw when visiting another culture. For one thing, your experience of a place can change drastically depending on your mode of transportation.