Susan Meissner

Books that Came My Way in October 2022

This is my monthly roundup of books that came my way in the last month. I also share updates with you on other things in my and my family’s lives. It’s Halloween and I’m anxious to see all the fun costumes on the kids that arrive at our door. I’m always amazed by the creativity…
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Book Review: When We Had Wings by Ariel Lawhon, Kristina McMorris, and Susan Meissner

In When We Had Wings, 3 nurses in the Philippines are taken as POWs after Pearl Harbor. Don't miss this amazing story.
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My Favorite Books of 2021 and Some Interesting Reading Stats

My annual post of my favorite books and a few reading stats from my year of reading in 2021.
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Book Review: The Nature of Fragile Things by Susan Meissner

This character-driven novel will have you turning the pages and rooting for the main character all the way until the very last page.
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Books that Came My Way in August 2020

My monthly roundup of books added to my shelves including adult and children's fiction and nonfiction.
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Favorite Books of 2019

A list of my favorite books from 2019 including fiction, non-fiction, and children's books.
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Quick Lit: Mini Reviews of Some Recent Reads – April and May 2019 Edition

I wanted to briefly pop in and update you on what I’ve been reading. Some of these were review books and others are some oldies that have been on my list for awhile. Between visiting and caring for my parents and preparing for graduation, I’ve found reading to be an important escape. I’ve enjoyed every…
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Books that Came My Way in February 2019

This is my monthly roundup of books that were added to my shelves in the last month. I also share an update with you on other things going on in my life. The basketball season ended a little sooner than we had hoped for our team. But lots of memories were made and we will…
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Favorite Books of 2018 – A Top Ten and Some Fun Reading Stats

I’m always amazed when I look over the list of books I read in a year. Every year the number seems to get bigger, the type of reading becomes more diverse, and a few favorites always stand out. In 2018, I read 132 books. That is the highest ever for me. But, I’ve also been…
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Book Review: As Bright As Heaven By Susan Meissner

AS BRIGHT AS HEAVEN By: Susan Meissner Published: February 6, 2018 Publisher: Berkley Books Fiction/Historical Fiction As a fan of Susan Meissner, I had no doubt that her tale of WWI and the crippling Spanish Flu would be a page-turning tale. I was not disappointed. Even though this tale of a family in Philadephia suffers…
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Stacie's read-in-2022 book montage

Master Your Core: A Science-Based Guide to Achieve Peak Performance and Resilience to Injury
Hidden Figures
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living
Waiting for Tom Hanks
The Maid
The Other Black Girl
Anxious People
The Body
Great American Road Trips- National Parks: Discover insider tips, must see stops , nearby attractions  more
Apples Never Fall
Love & Saffron: A Novel of Friendship, Food, and Love
Love and Other Consolation Prizes
The Vanishing Half
How to Find Your Way Home
People We Meet on Vacation
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
Wave
Dear Evan Hansen
The Unsinkable Greta James
The Road We Took


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