Marriage of a Thousand Lies ~ S J Sindu

Rating:4/5 This novel was delightfully readable, which is a stark contrast between many of the books I've been reading lately. I needed something lighter and easier to read as I'm headed into winter with already several inches of snowpack on the ground in Vermont.  Lucky and her husband Krishna have been married for several years, … Continue reading Marriage of a Thousand Lies ~ S J Sindu

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The Joy Luck Club ~ Amy Tan

Rating: 5/5 This is my third reading of this novel, and this time around it's like diving into an old friend's cozy home. I was excited that my book club picked this for our first read together, although the conversation was not as robust as might have been expected. The consensus was that although we … Continue reading The Joy Luck Club ~ Amy Tan

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes ~ Eleanor Coerr

Rating: 5/5 Sadako is a character I fell in love with. Her enthusiasm for life despite all odds filled me with hope. Sadako is a young girl living in Hiroshima. She is lively and athletic, a runner on her school's racing team. However, she is diagnosed with leukemia, and goes to the hospital for medicine. … Continue reading Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes ~ Eleanor Coerr