Summer is not over yet, and I wanted a leisurely, fun read. Dorothea Benton Frank's By Invitation Only was a perfect choice. It's light but not silly; it's romantic, but not naive; and it celebrates the peculiar traits and themes that make and tie families together. Publisher’s Summary: The Lowcountry of South Carolina is where By … Continue reading By Invitation Only by Dorothea Benton Frank – New Title Tuesday
Are you looking for some bargains? Do you need how-to books? Fiction? Children's titles? You'll surely find a bargain at the Friends of The O'Fallon Public Library Book Sale Saturday (9 AM - 4 PM) and Sunday (1-4 PM). You can find something for every interest and age group. You can't beat the prices: Hardcovers, large … Continue reading Book Sale This Weekend!
A book with a title like Romancing the Dark in the City of Light...well, it brings along certain connotations. The Eiffel tower, a pink sunset cover, two characters holding hands in the rain...a hardcore YA romance, right? While Ann Jacobus' new novel definitely deserves the "romance" label, the story doesn't end there. The novel follows Summer … Continue reading Romancing the Dark in the City of Light