The Road

I've been working through my book bucket list pretty steadily. This Cormac McCarthy novel was on it. It's the ultimate story of love and survival. The man and his son are traveling, heading for the coast. They're in a post-apocalyptic world, doing what they can to survive. There's not much left of the world. Trees … Continue reading The Road


100 Book Bucket List

If you're wondering why I haven't posted a new book in awhile, this is my excuse. I first saw this at Powell's in downtown Portland. I thought it was a great idea, but I was on my way to a concert and didn't want to hold it, so I didn't buy it. The Powell's by … Continue reading 100 Book Bucket List

Blue Bucket

Last summer, I went to the Pacific Northwest Book Festival. I met some authors, and got some great books. I got all three of Suzanne Grant's books, although this is the first one I read. It's a pretty solid mystery novel. Kit O'Maley is living a quiet, relatively average life. She's an elementary school teacher, … Continue reading Blue Bucket