Publication date: 2010 Pages: 362 Word count: 104491 Ages: YA “Be good, Gaia,” Capt. Grey told her, his voice grave. She still refused to look at him, but she could feel the heated flush of anger again in her cheeks. “Cooperate with the guards. For your own sake,” he continued. “Be good yourself, Captain,” she said […]
This is just a quick post about something that’s been on my mind for a while. It’s sad that there are so many preconceived ideas about YA novels, ideas that show those who speak about them, very often haven’t read any. I’m writing for adults, children and Young Adults and in one of my writer’s […]
Publication date: 2015 Pages: 350 Word count: ? Ages: YA They are all innocent until proven guilty. But not me. I am a liar until I am proven honest. What a book! I finished it a while ago but I’m still stunned. Sometimes you read a book and the topic shocks you. Then you read a book […]
Publication date: 2014 Pages: 198 Word count: ? Ages: YA Last year I read my first Dana Reinhardt novel (The Summer I Learned to Fly) and liked it a great deal. The story was cute, the characters lovable but what I liked the most was the tone and the voice. I knew I would read another […]
Publication date: 1993 Pages: 180 Word count: 43,617 Ages: MG 4 – 8 I wanted to read Lois Lowry’s The Giver for ages. Not only because it was a Newbery Medal winner but because it has become one of the great MG classics and has even been made into a movie. The Giver was written at a […]
24 thoughts on “Short Break”
I hope you have a fantastic time.
What a great place to go.
Have a great trip!
Have a great time, Caroline, and I hope you’ll discover some new or notable Venetian writers to blog about, as even when I’m not able to get to doing a readalong, I often read things you discuss later and find them well worthwhile.
Thanks, Victoria, that’s so nice of you. I hope to discover a few things.
Have a great time.
Thanks, Guy. I only hope it won’t be flooded.
Have a wonderful trip and a wonderful time at Venice, Caroline! Looking forward to seeing the pictures.
Thanks, Vishy. I hope to take some pictures. If it doesn’t rain.
I also hope that you are able to visit that bookshop – Libreria Alta Acqua 🙂 Hope you are able to find some bookish treasures there.
I hope so too. 🙂
Oh, what a great trip! Enjoy!
Thanks a lot, Kailana. I’m looking forward to it.
Venice! How romantic. I’m looking forward already to hearing your traveller’s tales!
Thanks, Litlove. Venice has its very own appeal.
Bon voyage, Caroline! Did you take the beautiful pic?
Thanks, Carole. No, I didn’t , it’s from a wiki commons page.
I thougth it was a great picture.
Have a truly splendid time in a truly splendid city.
Thanks Scott. It’s especially nice in autumn.
Have a great trip! I bet Venice is beautiful in the fall.
Have a nice trip and take care.
Hope you are having a great time and that the weather is as nice there as it is here! I should finish the Baron tonight and will write about it in the next day or two–will save your post to read when I finish. See you in a couple of weeks! 🙂
Have fun 🙂
Hoping to see lits of good photos 😉