I love to read. And I read, a lot.
I mean for
several hours almost every night. Once the hubby and Ryan are down for
the night I pull the kindle up on my phone and get lost in a new
The genres I like are kinda weird though. Not the books themselves, but I guess the difference in books I love to read.
I love reading something in a first person account. Someone who has been through something and has gone on to write about it.
Or I love reading chick it. Something that is light and fluffy and doesn't take much to read.
Sometimes I will venture out of those genres, but not that often.
I just finished three books in the chick lit genre that I am going to review on the blog in May.
But until then I will share with you some of my other favorite books.
Some of my favorite memoirs/first person account books -
The End of Normal - a book by Bernie Madoff's daughter in law
No One would Listen - a story told by the man who uncovered the Madoff scam
The Madoff Chronicles - about Bernie Madoff
Going Clear - a book about Scientology that was turned into a HBO documentary
Agent Storm - a story about a man who joined al Qaeda and the CIA
Dear Leader - a story about North Korea
Going Down Together - a story about Bonnie and Clyde
Cycle of Lies - a book about Lance Armstrong
A House in the Sky - kidnapping in Somalia
Somewhere Inside - Laura Ling's book about being held in North Korea
Banished - being raised and escaping the Westboro Baptist Church
The Nazi Officer's Wife - a story of a Jewish woman and the Holocaust
In the Land of Invisible Women - a story of a female doctor in the Saudi Kingdom
Some of my favorite chick lit books -
The Star Attraction -
This book was written by Alison Sweeney (yes, from the Biggest Loser)
and it made me fall in love with her. She has a couple more books that I
also highly recommend.
Scared Scriptless - Alison Sweeney
Opportunity Knocks - Alison Sweeney
There's Cake in My Future - Kim Gruenenfelder
I've Got Your Number - Sophie Kinsella
There's a (Slight) Change I Might Be Going to Hell - Laurie Notoro (Crazy title and cover but one of my favorite favorite FAVORITE books!)
Forget About It - Caprice Crane
Stupid and Contagious - Caprice Crane