Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

June 25, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Top 10 Free Summer Reads: He Said

Blazing hot summers and over air-conditioned libraries are a match made in heaven.  Can’t you just feel that whoosh of cool air when the sliding glass door opens and you walk through?  That delightful artificial chill invites you to come on in and stay a while.  Then you notice the distinctive aroma of paper and ink and book bindings, with notes of people and undertones of carpet.  Yes, this is just …

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June 2, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Best. Beach Read. Ever! (Summer 2015)

Book Titles: The Royal We, The Royal We, Beauty's Kingdom

Sorry for gushing.  I’m having a hard time containing my enthusiasm for this novel!  It’s early in the summer, and I haven’t been anywhere close to the shore.  But I’ve been on a quest to find the ultimate new beach read to share with my sister and Bacon readers. I’m here to tell you I’ve found it.  The Royal We, by Heather Cocks and Jessica …

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