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This could happen at my house.  Definitely..... Maybe I should invest in an E-Reader to prevent this from happening?

This is so me! My husband would always buy me a new bookshelf every time there were more books than shelves!

The Secret Garden (Bestselling Children's Classics)

The Secret Garden (Bestselling Children's Classics)

when my son was 7 he bought me this at a garage sale, because he knew I loved the beach.....now one of my favorite authors

Ewhen my son was 7 he bought me this at a garage sale, because he knew I loved the beach.now one of my favorite authors

The Engine 2 Diet - The book from the movie Forks Over Knives. Would LOVE to do this, but man, a plant strong diet is TOUGH!

Written by a local, now retired, Austin Fireman. The back half is all recipes as well!

Iron Lace by Emilie Richards

Iron Lace (Iron Lace, book by Emilie Richards - wealthy New Orlean's matriarch tells her story

Another good Kristen Hannah. She tells the story of three sisters whose once-solid world is broken apart by jealousy, betrayal, and the kind of passion that rarely comes along.

True Colors-Kristin Hannah Another great book by one of my favorite authors!

The first is a series of three stories follows the tortured trail of Det Archie Sheridan and his obsession with Gretchen Lowell, known as the Beauty Killer. Brilliant, beautiful and ruthless Gretchen has Archie under her thrall and the result is disastrous for him and those he loves. You will not be able to put these books down!

ah chelsea cain, you seductress of the strange. i love the archie sheridan series, as he dances carefully with his one true crazy lover - a female serial killer, i shake and shudder. how will i wait until august for "kill me twice" to be released?

In 1790, Lavinia, a 7 year-old Irish orphan with no memory of her past, arrives on a tobacco plantation where she is put to work as an indentured servant with the kitchen house slaves. She becomes deeply bonded to her new family, Lavinia is accepted into the world of the big house, where the master is absent and the mistress battles opium addiction. As time passes she finds herself perilously straddling 2 very different worlds  and lives are at risk.

**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.

Sullivan's Island by Dorothea Benton Frank Born and raised on Sullivan's Island, Susan navigated through her turbulent childhood with humor and characteristic Southern sass. But years later, she is a conflicted woman with an unfaithful husband, a sometimes resentful teenage daughter, and a heart that aches with painful, poignant memories. And as Susan faces her uncertain future, she realizes that she must go back to her past. To the beachfront house where her sister welcomes her with open…

Dorothea Benton Frank: Sullivan's Island: A Lowcountry Tale New author for me. Enjoyed the southern charm of the book.

A wealthy blue-blooded college student invites her ordinary roommate to her family's summer compound and she unravels secrets the family has kept buried for over a century.

Suspenseful and cinematic, Bittersweet exposes the gothic underbelly of an idyllic world of privilege and an outsider’s hunger to belong. On scholarship at a prestigious East Coast college, ordinary Mabel Dagma.

History books to read if you love learning about the past | The 10 Hottest New Historical Fiction Books of the Summer

The 10 Hottest New Historical Fiction Books of the Summer

This summer brought us some hot new historical fiction books. Here's the list that will take you away to another time and place.

Someone Else's Love Story: A Novel by Joshilyn Jackson, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00BKZ4OTW/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_VULHsb1EAE3C9

The folks in Joshilyn Jackson’s sixth novel, Someone Else’s Love Story, are in all kinds of trouble, but they don’t know it right away. The catalyst for