“The Ones Who Got Away” by Roni Loren ★★★★★ [Expected Release Date: 1-2-18]

  I received a three-chapter sample of this book from NetGalley to read and review. Let me just quickly say: Put this on your TBR list now! Expected release date is January 2, 2018. Author Roni Loren has effectively produced a warm romance surrounding a tragic high school event. I wouldn't have thought that premise … Continue reading “The Ones Who Got Away” by Roni Loren ★★★★★ [Expected Release Date: 1-2-18]

“Cyrano de Bergerac” by Edmond Rostand ★★★★★

Bittersweet tale of unrequited love, nobility and honor.  This play is set in France in 1640, during the reign of Louis XIII.  Cyrano de Bergerac is known as the best swordsman in France, and is equally revered as a wordsmith and a quick wit.  His pride comes out in displays of courage and bravado and … Continue reading “Cyrano de Bergerac” by Edmond Rostand ★★★★★

“Gone With the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell ★★★★★

An incredible encapsulation of the people, culture, and events of the American Civil War and the Reconstruction years in the Atlanta, Georgia area.  Centers around the life of Scarlett O'Hara, the spoiled daughter of a genteel and lovely French mother and a first-generation Irish immigrant father, who made his fortune and built a life and … Continue reading “Gone With the Wind” by Margaret Mitchell ★★★★★