Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly I am always on the lookout for a great new book – whether it’s at the bookstore, through a Goodreads email, or when friends talk about books they love. This time around for my recommendation at GreatNewBooks.org, I went back and forth...
2017 Word, a Guidepost

2017 Word, a Guidepost

  At the beginning of every recent year, I search for a word and / or quote for my year ahead. It’s something that is a balm to me for the coming changes and the daunting climb ahead through a new year. The team at GreatNewBooks.org all talk about our words...
Reflection 2016: A Year of Growth and Flight

Reflection 2016: A Year of Growth and Flight

“Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.” ― Leonardo da Vinci Reflection 2016 Yesterday was the darkest day of the year, December 21, the winter...
5 Favorite Books of 2016

5 Favorite Books of 2016

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free. —Frederick Douglass I believe that one of the best ways we can live well is to read, and read a lot. Given my love of reading and books, I read a lot. When I’m in the middle of a book I can’t put down, I...