Category Archives: Prize winner

Books to Read For an Alaskan Cruise! (Part One)

This summer our extended family is going on an Alaskan cruise! There will be 20 of us and we will be celebrating some important milestones on this trip, from birthdays (80 and 90 years old) to a big 60th wedding … Continue reading

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A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Sometimes when there is so much buzz and hype about a book, like there was for this one, I get a bit resistant about reading it. ┬áBut, I am so glad that I overcame my resistance, because this is one … Continue reading

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H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald

After her father died, Helen Macdonald seemed to die a little too. A naturalist and historian, she was completing her research fellowship at a university in England when her father’s unexpected death throws her off course, overwhelmed by her fierce … Continue reading

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