Yes, there is an App for that!

Yesterday I blogged over on the Samhain blog about having bought a second copy of a book accidentally–again–and wondered if there was a program that I could use that would alert me to whether I already owned the book. One

Is there an app for that?

I’m blogging over on Samhain Publishing’s blog today — I’m talking about keeping track of the books I’ve read or bought. And my unfortunate propensity for buying duplicate books. Since I posted it, Gizmo Guy has been scouring the web

Favorite Reads of 2010

My reading habits have changed over the years: this year was definitely the year of the contemporary. Since it’s that time of year for reflection, I’ve looked back at some of my favorite books I’ve read. Thanks to suggestions on

Read a good Contemporary lately?

Something strange has happened. My TBR (To Be Read) pile is down to a half dozen books.  Yes, I know. Shocking, isn’t it?  I’ve just finished reading Jane Porter’s She’s Gone Country, and thoroughly enjoyed it. In fact, it stuck

What do you read?

In a conversation with a friend a while back, I commented that as a reader she probably read a lot more than I did as a writer. I USED to read a lot more for pleasure than I do now–now

Dissecting 2007s booklist

As you’ll see in the post below, I’ve read 104 books this year. (I would have read more, especially e-books but my pockets contain mainly lint these days.) Actually I’ve probably read a few more than those on the list