Ricki's bookshelf: read

The Canterbury Sisters
4 of 5 stars
The Canterbury Sisters by Kim Wright pays homage to Chaucer's Canterbury Tales. The story is about a group of women walking the original pilgrimage trail from London to Canterbury Cathedral, and each has been challenged to tell a story ...
Little Beach Street Bakery
5 of 5 stars
Happy Friday, My Lovelies! After last week's literary disappointment, a friend recommended a cozy little chick lit book entitled Little Beach Street Bakery by Jenny Colgan. This book is a very fun lake/beach read, and it even has a few ...
The Buried Giant
3 of 5 stars
Happy Literary Friday, y'all! This week I read The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro. I confess that I bought into all the hype about this book, and I was very disappointed. Axl and Beatrice are an elderly Briton couple who set out on a ...
tagged: summer-reading-list-2

Literary Friday

Every Friday, I write a "Literary Friday" post about a book I have read the previous week.  It is also now a link party, so I hope you will link-up every Friday and share your book love!  You can refer to my blog archive at the bottom of my sidebar to see previous posts.  On this page, I will have links of some of my favorite posts, and I hope to update it every month or so.

Here are some links for now:

Best Books of 2010

Best Books of 2011

Best Books of 2012

Best Books of 2013

Best Home Decorating Books of 2010

Best Home Decorating Books of 2011


The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

City of Fallen Angels


Beneath a Marble Sky

The Sugar Queen

The Language of Flowers


City of Lost Souls

The House of Velvet and Glass

A Discovery of Witches

Shadow of Night

The Book Thief

The Secret Keeper

The Stockholm Octavo

The Diviners

The Ocean at the End of the Lane

The Golem and the Jinni

Looking for Me

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore

The Serpent of Venice

The Book of Speculation

Songs of Willow Frost

The Appearance of Annie Van Sinderen

"She is too fond of books, and it has turned her brain."

~Louisa May Alcott