Today I’m participating in Sam’s WWW Wednesdays Here’s how it works:

The Three Ws are:

What are you currently reading?
What did you recently finish reading?
What do you think you’ll read next, and/or what are you eagerly awaiting?


True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness:  A Feminist Coming of Age, by Christine Lahti


True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness is about the power of storytelling to affirm and reframe the bedrock of who we are, revealing that we’re all unreliable eyewitnesses when it comes to our deeply personal memories. Told in a wildly fresh, unique voice, and with the unshakable ability to laugh at herself time and again, this is Christine Lahti’s best performance yet.


BOOKS READ SINCE LAST WEEK: (Titles/Covers Linked to My Reviews)

Go Ask Fannie, by Elisabeth Hyde (Amazon Vine Review)

The Unexpected Mother, by Susan A. Ring

Paris Ever After, by K.S.R. Burns (NG – 5/1)

A Nantucket Wedding, by Nancy Thayer (Library Book)



I love Diane Chamberlain’s books,  so I was delighted to get a NetGalley ARC of The Dream Daughter, which will be released on October 2.

Synopsis:  When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970 and there seems to be little that can be done. But her brother-in-law, a physicist, tells her that perhaps there is. Hunter appeared in their lives just a few years before—and his appearance was as mysterious as his past. With no family, no friends, and a background shrouded in secrets, Hunter embraced the Sears family and never looked back.

Now, Hunter is telling her that something can be done about her baby’s heart. Something that will shatter every preconceived notion that Caroline has. Something that will require a kind of strength and courage that Caroline never knew existed. Something that will mean a mind-bending leap of faith on Caroline’s part.

And all for the love of her unborn child.

A rich, genre-spanning, breathtaking novel about one mother’s quest to save her child, unite her family, and believe in the unbelievable. Diane Chamberlain pushes the boundaries of faith and science to deliver a novel that you will never forget.


A treasure trove of books has joined me this week.  What did your week bring?


24 thoughts on “HUMP DAY READING…

    • Oh, so do I, Cleo. After I had decided to read True Stories, I was visiting blogs, and in the background was a talk show with Christine Lahti as a guest. As I listened to her describe her experiences, I was reminded of how much I enjoy her movies…and I’m sure I’ll start watching them over again.

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