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Ode to my Kitty now gone…

When I was in fifth grade, life was odd. Friends were had, but all in competition. One day life changed and something was all mine. Hershey Kisses was brown and black. His tongue was never held back. Sweet rough tongue kisses were given aplenty. Snuggles and bonks from his head were many. Through miserable years in middle school and high. Hershey, my HK was always nearby. Even in college when I had an apartment of my own. HK stayed with me, so I was never alone. As a small child I had another cat. Her name was Sugar, part of a pair with Spice. In less than a few months she was gone, Taken by a neighbor not so nice. Never had I gotten too attached. Memories are sparse. Hershey was here. Thirteen years he was near. Uncountable are the numbers of tears in his fur. He was never too. . .

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Giveaway: The Unnamed by Joshua Ferris

This Giveaway is now closed. Why do you want to read this one? Thanks to Hatchette Book Group I have up to FIVE copies to give away!! This is a general market title and I have not read it. Depending on how many people enter the more I will giveaway. This giveaway is open to US & Canada Only. Deadline for entries is January 8th. He was going to lose the house and everything in it. The rare pleasure of a bath, the copper pots hanging above the kitchen island, his family-again he would lose his family. He stood inside the house and took stock. Everything in it had been taken for granted. How had that happened again? He had promised himself not to take anything for granted and now he couldn’t recall the moment that promise had given way to the everyday. Tim Farnsworth is a handsome, healthy man,. . .

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FIRST Chapter: Faith that Works

It is time for a FIRST Wild Card Tour book review! If you wish to join the FIRST blog alliance, just click the button. We are a group of reviewers who tour Christian books. A Wild Card post includes a brief bio of the author and a full chapter from each book toured. The reason it is called a FIRST Wild Card Tour is that you never know if the book will be fiction, non~fiction, for young, or for old…or for somewhere in between! Enjoy your free peek into the book! You never know when I might play a wild card on you! Today’s Wild Card author is: Anne Fortenberry and the book: Faith that Works: A Topical Study on the Book of James Hannibal Books (July 7, 2009) ***Special thanks to Jennifer Nelson at Hannibal Books PR for sending me a review copy.*** ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Anne Fortenberry was. . .

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