It’s always interesting to see what our reading friends have been enjoying lately. So… in alphabetical order, I list the books mentioned as bringing pleasure over the past summer to those who entered the contest to win a novel. Perhaps you and I will want to read some of these.
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
Ava’s Man by Rick Bragg, family history, memoir
Beautiful Day: A Novel by Elin Hilderbrand
Delicious: A Novel By Ruth Reichl
Gap Creek: A Novel by Robert Morgan
The Gold Coast by Nelson DeMille
The Harvey Girls: Women Who Opened the West by Lesley Poling Kempe, history
In the Country: Stories by Mia Avalar
The Nightingale: A Novel by Kristin Hannah
The Reluctant Matador: a Hugo Marston Novel by Mark Pryor
Tender At the Bone by Ruth Reichl, memoir
Two Towers: Being the Second Part of the Lord Of the Rings by J.R. R. Tolkien
Aren’t you amazed at the variety of reads: recent, and not-so-recent, memoir, fantasy, mystery, short stories, best-sellers and history. Thanks to all of you who entered and shared the books you have been reading.
I think I’ll go for a mystery next. What about you?