Tag: Book Recommendations

Loving Audiobooks

  The weeks before the holidays are prime times for listening to audiobooks while decorating, cooking, and wrapping packages. Publishers release many audios tailored for the season each year, so you can listen to one of your classic favorites or a new title as you work.   Some weeks ago, I described my love of … Continue reading Loving Audiobooks

Ten Reasons I Love Book Talking (And Maybe You Will, Too!)

First, let me clarify. I love book discussion in all its varieties – one-on-one, online, group discussion about one title, panel discussion – you name it.  If it’s about books, I’m there! My favorite format is book talking. I learned the term when I was a new librarian attending my first Oklahoma Library Association conference.  … Continue reading Ten Reasons I Love Book Talking (And Maybe You Will, Too!)

My Mid-Year Five-Star Fiction Favorites

It hardly seems possible that 2017 is more than half over. I have read 27 books so far this year, which is pretty close to my average of one book per week. As mentioned in the "About Me" section, my reading preferences include southern fiction; books about family relationships and friendships; books with connections to … Continue reading My Mid-Year Five-Star Fiction Favorites