From My Bookshelf – Lynn Willoughby

From My Bookshelf: Pachinko

By Lynn Willoughby Pachinko ~ Min Jin Lee This is an historical novel with a multigenerational cast.  It begins in Busan,…

From My Bookshelf: Dear Evelyn

By Lynn Willoughby Dear Evelyn ~ Kathy Page Harry and Evelyn meet when leaving the library in London, and he…

From My Bookshelf: Things We Never Said

By Lynn Willoughby Things We Never Said ~ Nick Alexander This novel has an interesting format.  It is written in…

From My Bookshelf: Mama’s Last Hug

By Lynn Willoughby Mama’s Last Hug ~ Frans de Waal This author has spent four decades researching and studying animals. …

From My Bookshelf: Where the Crawdads Sing

By Lynn Willoughby Where the Crawdads Sing ~ Delia Owens This is one of the best novels I have read…

From My Bookshelf: The Island of Sea Women

By Lynn Willoughby The Island of Sea Women ~ Lisa See While this is a novel about female friendships, life…

From My Bookshelf: Daughter of Moloka’i

By Lynn Willoughby Daughter of Moloka’i ~ Alan Brennert This is a sequel to Brennert’s Moloka’i – a novel about…

From My Bookshelf: The Scribe of Siena

By Lynn Willoughby The Scribe of Siena ~ Melodie Winawer When a New York neurosurgeon finds herself in fourteenth century…

From My Bookshelf: Uncommon Type

By Lynn Willoughby Uncommon Type ~ Tom Hanks This is a collection of seemingly unrelated short stories.  But they do…

From My Bookshelf: Bittersweet

By Lynn Willoughby Bittersweet ~ Colleen McCullogh This is an apt title, because it describes just how I felt after…

From My Bookshelf: Washington Black

By Lynn Willoughby Washington Black ~ Esi Edugyan This Canadian author’s latest novel was a finalist for the Man Booker…

From My Bookshelf: Lessons from Lucy

By Lynn Willoughby Lessons From Lucy: The Simple Joys of an Old, Happy Dog ~ Dave Barry I love Dave…

From My Bookshelf: Delicious!

By Lynn Willoughby Delicious! ~ Ruth Reichl Want to read something light while learning about food and culture and comfort? …

From My Bookshelf: How the Light Gets In

By Lynn Willoughby How The Light Gets In ~ Louise Penny If you are in the mood for a good…

From My Bookshelf: The Best Laid Plans

By Lynn Willoughby The Best Laid Plans ~ Terry Fallis This humorous book was the Canada Reads 2011 winner.  It…