TCL’s #EightCandleBookTag Link Party – First Candle for 2019 – First Candle – All Alone!

  As you already know from my post last week (where you'll find the concept and the topics), I invented a new meme to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah with all of my book blogging friends, of all races, creeds, religions, genders, and whatever. I'm calling it... The Chocolate Lady's Eight Candle Book Tag … Continue reading TCL’s #EightCandleBookTag Link Party – First Candle for 2019 – First Candle – All Alone!

TCL’s Eight Candle Book Tag Link Party #EightCandleBookTag for 2019

  As you already know from my post last week (where you'll find the concept and the topics), I invented a new meme to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah with all of my book blogging friends, of all races, creeds, religions, genders, and whatever. I'm calling it... The Chocolate Lady's Eight Candle Book Tag … Continue reading TCL’s Eight Candle Book Tag Link Party #EightCandleBookTag for 2019

Connecting Jewish Worlds

Book Review for “White Zion” by Gila Green. Miriam’s father is a dark-skinned Israeli from Yemen, and her mother is a fair-skinned Jew from Canada. Their histories and families, together with Miriam’s own experiences, span across many decades and take us from pre-Statehood Israel, to Ottawa, to modern Jerusalem. This is the essence of this … Continue reading Connecting Jewish Worlds

Top Ten Tuesday for December 17, 2019: Winter TBR.

  Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. The rules are simple: Each Tuesday, Jana … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday for December 17, 2019: Winter TBR.

Finding Gin’s Fizz

Book Review for “The Wicked Redhead” by Beatriz Williams. There are two main characters in this book. Geneva (aka Ginger, aka Gin) Kelly, and Ella Gilbert. According to Goodreads, Ginger is “a smart-mouthed flapper from Appalachia, barely survived a run-in with her notorious bootlegger stepfather. She and Oliver Anson, a Prohibition agent she has inconveniently … Continue reading Finding Gin’s Fizz

TCL’s Countdown Questions #26: Author Rebecca Rosenberg.

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This week I’m featuring author Rebecca Rosenberg! Rebecca is a new find for me. This past year, I read two of her novels: "The Secret Life of Mrs. London," which was her debut novel, and "Gold Digger: The Remarkable Baby Doe Tabor." Both of these books are biographical, … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #26: Author Rebecca Rosenberg.

TCL’s Countdown Questions #25: Author Renee Rosen.

An Alternative Author Interview: TCL's Countdown Questions. This week I’m featuring author Renee Rosen! I've only read one of Renee's books, that being "What the Lady Wants" which is about the woman who was the lover of Marshall Field (who, if you don't know, was the person who came up with the concept of a … Continue reading TCL’s Countdown Questions #25: Author Renee Rosen.