The other day, Ashley and I took a day trip to Ocean City, New Jersey. While we were excited to see the beach, walk on the Boardwalk, and enjoy some of our favorite beach treats, our main goal was a visit to our favorite used bookstore – The Bookateria Two. We have been visiting this bookstore since Ashley was in the womb – so this was our 23rd summer! We love taking books to return and building up a credit account, which we can use toward the purchase of more books. I came home with 10 new books in a variety of genres. I’m excited to read them all. But first, I must finish my current reads . . .
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Gracie’s been telling me for a while now that I need to read this one. I think I’ve been working on it for about a week now, and I don’t even know if I’m quite half-way through. While I’m not 100% sold on the book – I’m not sure if I’m reading too much into it or not enough – I think there’s a good underlying story there, …read more