Author Interview with Samantha Wilcoxson

Share this…Good day dear readers! I have a HUGE treat for you!! Samantha Wilcoxson and I met through a reading group on Facebook, and struck up a friendship first started on our love of books and medieval history.  I have read all three of her books, and LOVED them all! She manages to bring her […]

The Distant Hours – Week 3

Share this…Edie has been asked by the Blythe sisters to write the preface for the new release on their fathers book. While she is honored to do so, she wonders why they chose her. What made them like her so much in the short visit she had to the castle, that impressed them enough to […]

Castle in the Attic – Week 3

Share this…William has entered the world of the castle. He knows that he has to apologize to Mrs. Phillips. He even brought her a peace offering to her. But now they must set their minds to the adventure at hand. There is a task to be completed and it will require strength and skill. He […]

The Distant Hours – Week 1

Share this…Memories have a way of sneaking back from the past. Some memories are better just left at that though. When they burst through, they are not always ready to be shared with the world. When a letter shows up for Edie’s mother, it is a shock to say the least. The letter was mailed […]

The Distant Hours – Week 2

Share this…Life within the castle walls are anything but normal. Saffy dreams of a life away from the confining walls. Since she will most likely never marry, she has applied for a position as a governess which would take her away from England during the war years. Percy is doing what she can to help […]

Castle in the Attic – Week 2

Share this…William is spending time getting to know his little Silver Knight. Sir Simon has told him quite the story of his past and how he managed to become a leaden knight. William wants to help him, but he is also trying to keep Mrs. Phillips from leaving as well. He is learning also what […]

Breeze through the August reads…

Share this…July is blowing through like a furnace here! It is a perfect opportunity to take some time in the afternoon and cool off while reading a great book!! I have loved the quiet bits of the afternoon when the kids are both reading, and time seems to slow down for a while. But of […]

Here Be Dragons – Week 4

Share this…Oh my, we are already into our last week of reading, and what a read it is!! As we move to the end, I know that some of you are going to want to rush through and read book two (although I am hoping to work it into our line up at some point). […]

Here Be Dragons – Week 3

Share this…Oh dear readers! How I hope that you are enjoying this book as much as I am! There are two more books after this one, and although I read them several years ago, I am thinking I might have to go back and re-read them just to refresh my memory! There are so many […]

Here Be Dragons – Week 2

Share this…Ohhh readers, I don’t know that I can adequately describe this weeks reading!! It is truly one of those, “you have to read it, yourself” passages. Sharon Penman is one of those writers who can draw you in and make you forget that you are only reading a book, and not actually there within […]