Nonfiction November: Week 4

Week 4: (Nov. 19 to 23) – Reads Like Fiction (Rennie @ What’s Nonfiction): Nonfiction books often get praised for how they stack up to fiction. Does it matter to you whether nonfiction reads like a novel? If it does, what gives it that fiction-like feeling? Does it depend on the topic, the writing, the use of certain…

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Book Review: The Accidental Truth, Lauri A. Taylor

The Accidental Truth: What My Mother’s Murder Investigation Taught Me About Life, by  Lauri Taylor Genre: Memoir, Non-Fiction, True Crime Published: May 2015 Pages: 256 Local OC author Lauri Taylor was at Literary Orange in 2017 and my friend purchased her book after hearing her speak.  I happened to reach out to Lauri recently and she…

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

Happy Monday – an oxymoron if there ever was one… feeling all kinds of sadness about another shooting in our beautiful country. Again. And again. And again. And again. ☹️ It’s the first full week back to school for the kids and I’ve got loads to catch up on – car maintenance, reviews to write,…

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