2017 Reading Challenge Celebration

Congrats to Ruth McKinstry for winning the grand prize of the 2017 Reading Challenge and a big thanks to everyone who completed all 12 challenges! Excited for the new year! #readingchallenge #celebration #2017readingchallenge

Book Review: The Sun is Also a Star

Review by Anne Lehman I was drawn to this book simply by the popularity of it and how BEAUTIFUL the cover is. In the Sun is Also a Star, there are two main characters; Natasha and Daniel, and they are both funny, flawed, and beautifully developed characters. Natasha is extremely pragmatic with a scientific mindset. Daniel is a hopeless romantic and a dreamer who is intensely passionate about poetry. Despite their diametric personalities, their chemistry is astounding. Their love story is anything but simple, and you will find yourself rooting for them until the very last page. Yoon intermixes their story with beautifully wrought and deeply considered musings on other characters, phys

December Reading Challenge Reviews

Thanks to everyone who participated in the 2017 Reading Challenge! To celebrate there will be coffee, rolls, and a grand prize drawing for those who participated in all 12 challenges on January and 10:30 am. Those who completed all twelve and are eligible are: MAXINE SWANSON NANCY BLOKER PAT STEIN RUTH MCKINSTRY TAMMY GRAHAM TRUDI NELSON MARY HEMMINGSON APRIL KURTZ CONNIE WALL DAN WALL DIANE BRUNS JEAN SJURSETH JUDIE MEYERS LISA FOX CYNDI ELLSWORTH The Christmas List by Richard Paul Evans "James Keir, a modern day Scrooge sees his obituary in the paper and everyone thinks he is dead. They all say bad things baout him and they are all glad he's dea


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