Tag Archives: Jincy Willett

2015 Books Read

Even I am impressed with how much I read this year. Along the course of the year, occasionally I’d think to myself, “Good job, Sheila, with your Self-Imposed Reading Plan!” I’ve read a lot of new novels (not really my … Continue reading

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Recommended Books: Fiction

I’ve been working on this list for a couple of weeks. I also plan on doing Non-Fiction and other categories in my out-of-control library. Some authors are represented multiple times. Other authors aren’t represented at all. For no real reason. … Continue reading

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Bikinis and Books

I found this clever Tumblr and cannot stop scrolling: Bikinis that match famous book covers. How awesome to find a bikini that “goes with” one of my favorite books from the last 10 years, Jincy Willett’s Winner of the National … Continue reading

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The Books: “The Writing Class” (Jincy Willett)

Daily Book Excerpt: Adult fiction: The Writing Class, by Jincy Willett Second novel by the absolutely delicious Jincy Willett (she has a collection of short stories out too) … I can’t get enough of this writer!! I love her sense … Continue reading

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Family: What We All Are Reading

Bren: re-reading The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay (with bonus content): A Novel Jean: reading The End of the Affair, and also Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli Dad: reading The Far Side of the World (he finished Treason’s Harbour) Siobhan: … Continue reading

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The Books: “Winner Of The National Book Award: A Novel of Fame, Honor, and Really Bad Weather” (Jincy Willett)

Daily Book Excerpt: Adult fiction: Winner of the National Book Award: A Novel of Fame, Honor, and Really Bad Weather, by Jincy Willett I am so glad I discovered this book. And Jincy Willett has just come out with another … Continue reading

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Two Book Memes

1. First book to leave a lasting impression? Charlotte’s Web. That was the first book that made my heart HURT after finishing it. But that hurt also had some joy in it …. I mean, the last paragraph of that … Continue reading

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Vacation Reading List

Very important choices had to be made this morning: Which books should I take on vacation? A week is a long time. Especially if your days are free, and more time can be given to reading. I can’t just bring … Continue reading

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