September 14, 2009 archive

BBAW Awards…

In case you haven’t been following the BBAW blog, award announcements have been going on all day. Caribousmom was shortlisted for The Best Literary Fiction Review blog along with: books i done read Hey Lady! Whatcha Readin’? Boston Bibliophile Rhapsody in Books I feel honored to have shared the podium with these fantastic bloggers. Congratulations …

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Cleopatra’s Daughter – Book Review

“It’s your turn,” Alexander said. When our mother didn’t respond, he repeated, “Mother, it’s your turn.” But she wasn’t listening. Her face was turned in the direction of the sea, where the lighthouse of our ancestors had been built on the island of Pharos to the east. We were the greatest family in the world, …

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Recognizing Some GREAT Blogs…

Today marks the first day of Book Blogger Appreciation Week … many, many thanks to the tireless work that has gone into this event and the many bloggers who stepped up to help – and a special thanks to Amy who conceived this event and whose dedication to the book blogging community is amazing. Amy …

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Mailbox Monday – September 14, 2009

Welcome to another edition of Mailbox Mondays – hosted each week by Marcia at The Printed Page. Every Monday readers share the latest books which have arrived at their homes…and link those posts to Marcia. This week I found some terrific books waiting for me… Goldengrove by Francine Prose arrived from Harper Collins as part …

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