More than Kind of Awesome

From the time I was little, my mother would tease me saying I was Belle from Beauty and the Beast because I "always had my nose stuck in a book." Thanks, Mom. But also--Thank you, Mom for getting me three fabulous books for Christmas, I've loved sharing them with you all! The last of my Christmas [...]


Addressing the Past

I've always found stories of lost families interesting--babies switched at birth, secret famous rich ancestors, that sort of thing. But rarely do those stories have such intrigue as the Camden family in Fiona Davis's The Address. Split between 1884-86 and 1985-86 New York, Davis tells the convoluted story of the Camdens: Theo the Gilded Age architect, [...]