Books, Gardens, Dogs
How Clarissa Burden Learned to Fly - Connie May Fowler This is a wonderful book that takes you through a day with Clarissa Burden and how just 24 hours can in fact change your life. That and the help of a ghost. There is a lot of drama packed into this novel. This would make an excellent novel for a book group since there are so many things to discuss about the characters and there is enough to love and hate about the story (always a good idea for active discussions). I am not a reader who enjoys a lot of descriptions, but Fowler does a great job of making you smell the flowers, taste the food and see the sights with minimal words. (BRAVO!)

Currently reading

Orange Is the New Black
Piper Kerman
The Chaos of Stars
Kiersten White
Sarah Beth Durst
Unknown Pleasures: Inside Joy Division
Peter Hook
Amy Christine Parker
Stick Dog
Tom Watson, Ethan Long
The Housewife Assassin's Guide to Gracious Killing
Josie Brown
Mrs. Poe
Lynn Cullen
Lisa McMann
Chuck Palahniuk