Tag: book review

The Novel Bakers Present Bettyville: A Memoir

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with *Bettyville: A Memoir by George Hodgman A witty, tender memoir of a son’s journey home to care for his irascible mother—a tale of secrets, silences, and enduring love.  Bettyville: In the Northeast part of Missouri, where the big rivers run, angels are prayed for, and Wal-Martians battle for bargains, there…

Emily and Einstein

Emily and Einstein **** by Linda Francis Lee I’m joining Jain at Food for Thought, a delicious blog for readers with an appetite for the written word. “He was a man who didn’t deserve a second chance…but he needed one. Emily and her husband, Sandy Portman, seemed to live a gracious if busy life in an old-world, Upper…