More Daring than Darling.

Book Review for “Lady Clementine” by Marie Benedict. This is the story of Clementine Churchill, the woman married to Winston Churchill, best known as the man who was twice Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Although most people know of Winston’s exploits, which included successes and failures alike, the woman at his side set a … Continue reading More Daring than Darling.

The Best of the Best Top 5 List for 2013-2019

You've seen my yearly Top Five lists, but how about a "best of the best" list? For those of you who have been following this blog, you’ll know that I’ve been producing a list of my favorite books published for each of the years I’ve been blogging. While I probably should have done this after … Continue reading The Best of the Best Top 5 List for 2013-2019

TCL’s Top Five (or 10) Favorite Books of 2019

2019 - the Year of the Winning Women Writers! This past year has been a particularly good one for books, and the quality of newly released novels was quite beyond my expectations. I read a full 32 books released this year, only two of which were non-fiction. That means I have quite a few books … Continue reading TCL’s Top Five (or 10) Favorite Books of 2019

TCL’s #EightCandleBookTag Link Party – Eighth Candle for 2019 – The Complete Miracle!

  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 – Eighth Candle for 2019 – The Complete Miracle!

TCL’s #EightCandleBookTag Link Party – Seventh Candle for 2019 – Seven Colors of the Rainbow!

  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 – Seventh Candle for 2019 – Seven Colors of the Rainbow!

TCL’s #EightCandleBookTag Link Party – Sixth Candle for 2019 – The Extra Sense!

  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 – Sixth Candle for 2019 – The Extra Sense!

Breaking the Broadcasts.

Book Review for “The Lost Girls of Paris” by Pam Jenoff. In the last years of WWII, the UK set into motion a plan to send people into Nazi occupied France where they would work as couriers in situ for the resistance and allied forces, or send vital information, by special coded radio transmissions, back … Continue reading Breaking the Broadcasts.

TCL’s #EightCandleBookTag Link Party – Fifth Candle for 2019 – Five-Day Work Week.

  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 – Fifth Candle for 2019 – Five-Day Work Week.