Giveaway: The House at the End of Hope Street

When I highlighted some new releases that I’m looking forward to reading last Friday, you were all most excited about The House at the End of Hope Street by Menna Van Praag. You’re in luck because the publisher has offered a copy to giveaway to one lucky U.S. reader! Here’s the book description: When Alba Ashby, the youngest […]

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Author Interview: Holly Peterson on Books and Writing

Holly Peterson Headshot

Since our next book club feature is The Idea of Him, we wanted an inside look on author Holly Peterson. I don’t know about you, but I’m always curious about an author’s writing process and the books that she or he loves. Holly even offers tips for aspiring writers. From Left to Write: What are 5 books that […]

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Feed Your Reader: New Books I’m Excited About

Thrive by Arianna Huffington

Next week I’m headed to warm, sunny Florida. I haven’t thought about what clothes to pack but I’m debating which books I want to read on my trip. Here’s some newly released or soon-to-be released books I’m looking forward to reading. Hopefully you’ll find one or two to feed your reader as well. Lexicon by Max […]

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Book Club Announcement: The Idea of Him by Holly Peterson

Idea of Him FL2W Book Club Banner

We have such an exciting April for our book club that I couldn’t wait to announce our next book club selection. On April 1, From Left to Write members will discuss Holly Peterson’s newest novel  The Idea of Him, to be released the same day.  What happens when you think you know your spouse but you discover you’ve […]

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Book Club Discussion: The Divorce Papers

The Divorce Papers by Susan Rieger

  Today is the release date for our March book club selection The Divorce Papers by Susan Rieger (Crown). It’s also our book club discussion for this debut novel, written entirely in the form of letters and documents. Criminal lawyer Sophie Diehl reluctantly takes on her first divorce case upon the request of her client, Mia Meiklejohn. […]

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7 Books About Inspiring Women Rulers From History

Twentieth Wife by Indu Sundaresan

Lately everyone’s been talking about leaning in and banning bossy, but before Sheryl Sandberg, we had strong, bossy queens, empresses, and even a pope. Yes, a female pope. These inspiring women rulers used their brains and their beauty to rise to the top of a world ruled by men. You’ll probably recognize some of these […]

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