Roots by Alex Haley – Week 2

This week’s discussion covers Chapters 21-40. I felt a measure of excitement and nervous anticipation about this phase in Kunta’s life and eagerly looked forward to accompanying him during a pivotal part of his adolescence. “Not a day passed that Kunta and his mates didn’t feel both anxiety and joy at the approach of theContinue reading “Roots by Alex Haley – Week 2”

My week in books and tea 1.27.19

What I finished reading this week The Matter is Life by J. California Cooper The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison The Matter is Life is a collection of stories I finished this week and shared a piece of my heart in my full review. The Bluest Eye has pierced a very deep part of myContinue reading “My week in books and tea 1.27.19”

How do you read your books?

There was a time not so far in the distant past when I told myself I would only read books in a hard copy format. eReader, absolutely not; tablet, nope, I don’t think so! I was convinced I needed to have a physical book in my hand. Like many today, I spend enough time atContinue reading “How do you read your books?”