Review: Nightwings by Robert Silverberg

Nightwings by Robert Silverberg

Now that I have a Kindle, I find myself easily swayed by those $1.99 ebook promotions. Amazon is smart with those impulse buys! Earlier this month, I impulsively Nightwings by Robert Silverberg, which won a Hugo Award in 1969 for best novella.  The e-book from Open Road Media has an illustrated biography Silverberg along with photos. He’s […]

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What’s On Your Nightstand: Nomi Eve

Nomi Eve headshot

I love reading historical fiction, and Nomi Eve’s newest book Henna House is in my current to-be-read stack. Of course I had to ask her to share what books are on her nightstand. Not only did she send a terrific list, she even sent a photo of her adorable dogs! As you can see from the photo, […]

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Book Club Discussion: The Underground Girls of Kabul

The Underground Girls of Kabul From Left toWrite Book Club

Our book club has been abuzz for the past couple of weeks as we read our advance copies of  The Underground Girls of Kabul by investigative journalist Jenny Nordberg. Today, on the book’s release date, we can finally share our discussion of this thought provoking look into a well-known secret practice in Afghanistan: families with no sons […]

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10 Gifts For Book Lovers That Are Not Books

10 Gifts For Book Lovers That Are Not Books

My birthday is less than a month away, so I’ve been making a wish list of bookish things (hint to hubby). Want to surprise the book nerd in your life? Wrap up one of these gifts for book lovers that are not books. After all, we do more than read. Sometimes. They’ll shower you with hugs […]

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Giveaway: Ark Storm by Linda Davies

Ark Storm by Linda Davies

Why not celebrate the weekend a day early with a giveaway? The folks at Tor have offered a copy of their new thriller Ark Storm by Linda Davies to one lucky From Left to Write reader. My husband and I have a fondness for disaster movies (but not Sharknado), and I personally enjoy reading thrillers […]

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What’s On Your Nightstand: Lauren Willig

Lauren Willig headshot

When I met Lauren Willig this summer at Blogger Bash NYC this summer, she was being mobbed by women eager to read her books. I’d never read any of her books before meeting her, but she’s quite the prolific writer of historical fiction novels with a dash of romance. She gave me a copy her […]

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