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Under the Banner of Heaven

Fishpond New Zealand, Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer. Buy Books online: Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith, ISBN Jon Krakauer

cutting for stone - Loved this.  Such fine writing and unique plot.  Readers of this book - have any recommendations?

Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese

A riveting saga of twin brothers, Marion and Shiva Stone, born of a tragic union between a beautiful Indian nun and a brash British surgeon at a mission hospital in Ethiopia

Favorite Wife: Escape From Polygamy by Susan Schmidt http://www.amazon.com/dp/1599214946/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_c6Njwb0NER1A4

Favorite Wife Escape from Polygamy, Susan Ray Schmidt, Lyons Press

The Shack   -     By: William P. Young

The Shack: Where Tragedy Confronts Eternity

The Shack by William P Young -Originally self-published as a fictional faith memoir of sorts for his children, this book has made it to the bestseller& lists. Young makes you look at your brokenness and God& goodness from a new angle.

September 5, 2015: The Other Boleyn Girl- Honeymoon read.

Buzz Book Club: The Other Boleyn Girl, Section Three

The Other Boleyn Girl-Philippa Gregory. I'm tentatively interested in reading this since I liked the movie well enough.

Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Super Athletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall

How To Run Right

Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen by Christopher McDougall. "One journalist’s quest to discover the secrets of the reclusive Tarahumara Indians leads to an exciting and dangerous endurance race.

Let the Great World Spin

Great Reads for Moms: The Top Ten of 2010 Edition

In my humble opinion, its the best series Anne Rice has written and I have read almost all of them.

5 spellbinding novels for the season of the witch

The Witching Hour by Anne Rice is the first novel in her series "Lives of the Mayfair Witches." The novel begins the tale of a family of witches, and a spirit that has guided their fortunes for generations.

Undaunted Courage. Stephen Ambrose.

100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library

Lewis and Clark Expedition: Stephen Ambrose, Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West (Simon & Schuster,

Who knew that architecture could make for such an exciting read. By far one of my top 3 favorite books ever.

The Fountainhead

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand. Favorite book and author of all time.

First good book I've read in a long time.  About an orphaned, indentured white child who grows up with the slaves on a southern plantation.  5 stars!

**The Kitchen House - Kathleen Grissom: 'When a white servant girl violates the order of plantation society, she unleashes a tragedy that exposes the worst and best in the people she has come to call her family.

'12 Years a Slave' Book and Film to be Taught in High Schools

12 Years a Slave' Book and Film to be Taught in High Schools

Kidnapped into slavery in Solomon Northup spent 12 years in captivity. This autobiographical memoir represents an exceptionally detailed and accurate description of slave life and plantation society.

Joyce Carol Oates was one of my favorite authors. I suppose all good things must end. We were the Mulvaneys was so touching and perfectly written, but as of late Ms. Oates no longer holds my interest.

We Were the Mulvaneys by Joyce Carol Oates. Tells of a seemingly ordinary, successful family who is nearly torn apart when tragedy strikes but finds a way to remain happy and loyal despite rumors, secrets and strife. - on my list to read.

A coming of age atory about Billy Coleman   his Redbone coon hounds growing up in the Ozark mountains.

Where the Red Fern Grows is a novel written by Wilson Rawls in 1961 about a boy who buys and trains two Redbone Coonhound hunting dogs Love this book! Sad book and movie I cried watching the movie . Read the book