Women Writers Reading Challenge #55: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Eleanor & Park may well be the most moving story that I've read in a long time. Rainbow Rowell handles the exhilarations and complications of young love deftly and sensitively, knowing that while these relationships may be short lived, they're every bit as real as the ones undertaken by older adults. Eleanor's living situation, while … Continue reading Women Writers Reading Challenge #55: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

2015 Women Writers Reading Challenge-Book #10: The Blind Contessa’s New Machine by Carey Wallace

This book should have been really depressing as it's about a young, vibrant woman who goes blind. But it doesn't feel that way, it feels more like a fairy tale (but it's really based on the true story of the woman who inspired the first typewriter). It caught my eye in the library because it … Continue reading 2015 Women Writers Reading Challenge-Book #10: The Blind Contessa’s New Machine by Carey Wallace