Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 15, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post: Eileen Hart on A Book That Says Just Enough

Book Title: Prayers for the Stolen

If you meet Eileen, you’ll notice two things first.  She is really tall, and she is really gorgeous!  She won’t intimidate you for long, though!  You can tell very quickly that Eileen is a young woman who truly enjoys getting to know people.  She’s a family nurse practitioner who loves art, fashion, horses, friends, books, peanut butter, her cute husband Chris, and their black lab Sadie (not …

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May 21, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Summer Reading – A Perfect 10

Book Titles: Long Man, The Wife, The Maid, and The Mistress, One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories, One Plus One, Listen to the Squawking Chicken: When a Mother Knows Best, What's a Daughter to Do (A Memoir, Sort-of), Summer House with Swimming Pool, The Martian, Ghana Must Go, Prayers for the Stolen, On Such a Full Sea

Newsflash: I am not a perfect 10 in my swimsuit this summer.  At this point, it’s all about the coverup.  I won’t be artfully disguising the books I’m reading, though!  Summer reading can make us all shine.  Below is a carefully curated selection of ten white-hot reads for Summer 2014, beginning with my top two picks, spending some time with beach reads and thrillers, and …

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May 21, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Wednesday Special: Summer Reading – A Perfect 10

Newsflash: I am not a perfect 10 in my swimsuit this summer.  At this point, it’s all about the coverup.  I won’t be artfully disguising the books I’m reading, though!  Summer reading can make us all shine.  Below is a carefully curated selection of ten white-hot reads for Summer 2014, beginning with my top two picks, spending some time with beach reads and thrillers, and …

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