Thursday, January 31, 2008

Recreated Amber Room.

Remember the book, The Amber Room? It was the first of the Steve Berry novels. We even invited Steve Berry to our book club. Well take a look at this news item about the recreated Amber Room.

In the meantime, Steve Berry has his sixth book out, The Venetian Betrayal.

Monday, January 28, 2008

Book Prize

I entered a contest on ReadingGroupGuides.com and won a book titled And Sometimes Why by Rebecca Johnson. Check out Rebecca's website here.

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Book Club Selections 2008

This is our book club list for 2008 so far:

January 18
The Husband by Dean Koontz

February 15
My Grandfather's Son: A Memoir by Clarence Thomas

March 21
Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen.

Friday, January 18, 2008

Bestsellers on USA Today List

Top five bestsellers on USA Today:

Plum Lucky by Janet Evanovich

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

Atonement by Ian Mc Ewan

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

Monday, January 14, 2008

We meet this Friday

This is a reminder that we will meet this Friday (third friday in the month) to discuss The Husband by Dean Koontz.

I just finished reading The Darkest Evening of the Year by Koontz; it gave me nightmares.

Tuesday, January 08, 2008

2008 Bestseller

Eat, Pray, Love is el numero uno on the USA Today's Best-Selling Books list for the fourth week. Read more.

Monday, January 07, 2008

Feed the hungry in 2008

Build your vocabulary and donate free rice by playing this very addictive and challenging game. If you have doubts about the site being a legitimate one, see snopes.