Category Archives: Travel

Update: Scandinavian Writers

As the saying goes…………..”You have to kiss a lot of frogs before you find the Prince/Princess”……..well, it holds true also for reading, “You have to read a lot of books to find the ones that make life worth reading!” Scandinavian … Continue reading

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Author,W.K Kruger…update

Highly recommended! I’ve finished book 2 in the series of 14 (to date). I plan on reading all in the series. Character development, descriptions of the land and surroundings ( Minnesota,  Land of 10,000 lakes), American Indian (Anishinaabe) history and folklore … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Girl in the Spider’s Web/A Lisbeth Salanda Novel

WOW! Go buy the book and enjoy it! One of the best books I’ve read in years!” It is a continuation of the Millennium Trilogy Series by Stieg Larsson  The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Even if you haven’t read the … Continue reading

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BOOK REVIEW, THE URANTIA BOOK

2097 PAGES…….copy written and published in 1955. I bought my copy in 1976……………over the years I’d pick it up and try to read it. For some reason I just never was able to “get into it”………….I’d look at the “index”………..I’d … Continue reading

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Karin Fossum, Norwegian author, Another Great Scandinavian Writer!

As I’ve said before, it all started with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo! I figured that there had to be other great writers “across the waters” and I’ve found at least 7 so far……….and I’m sure there are many … Continue reading

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Update Review/ Hallmark Movies/Upcoming New Movies for Valentine’s Day!

If you enjoyed the new Christmas movies last year, get ready for another 5 starting this Saturday night for 5 nights leading into the Valentines’ Day weekend! Do like I do, record them and play them later when you have … Continue reading

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ARNALDUR INDRIDASON, ANOTHER GREAT AUTHOR FROM ICELAND

I just finished book 9 in the Detective Erlendur series,  STRANGE SHORES. This is the last book in this series and it all started with JAR CITY. I highly recommend starting with Jar City and reading them in natural order. … Continue reading

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