PAPERBACK; 417 P. TRANS. MARJA HELANEN BAZAR, 2013/2012 SOURCE: FROM THE LIBRARY
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Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel.
Happy Spring. We’re finally encountering weather appropriate to the middle of April.
Sooo….Back to my trip to Western Pennsylvania.
This was a brutal winter here on Long Island – the cold, the snow! 183 more words
Ok, I’m envious. The Central Library of Rochester & Monroe County in conjunction with Writers & Books welcomed Eowyn Ivey in 2014 to come and talk about… 17 more words
I took a vacation to Western Pennsylvania last week to visit relatives. It’s not quite the cross-country trip that I would have had to make to visit Alaska but it did get me thinking about… 253 more words
These are three of the books I’ve read this year. They are three books I kept seeing recommended on various blogs and even though I’m not normally a ‘follow the crowd’ person I began to think they’d be worth a look at even if it was just to see what all the talk was about. 430 more words
We’ve entered the magical world of 1920’s Alaska and have met Mable and Jack.
Were you shocked to learn that it was Mable that suggested that they move to Alaska? 195 more words