Wednesday, October 04, 2006

"Reader Reviews!"

The Little Red Bucketts by Lynda M. Nelson (F/NEL)
This story comes from childhood experiences of the author's grandmother, Jenny. When Jenny was 8, she took food-filled red bucketts (what lard came in) to her indigent neighbors, the Nie's. In appreciation, Mrs. Nie gave Jenny a crystal angel that brought hope when Jenny's family faced tragedy.

We Are All Welcome Here by Elizabeth Berg (NB/F/BER)
Diana, a 14 year old, learns important life lessons as her single, polio-paralyzed mother struggles to teach her the REAL meaning of life.

5 Lessons a Millionaire Taught Me by Richard Paul Evans (332.024 EVA)
Famous novelist and motivational speaker passes on lessons on gaining wealth and using it wisely.

Grin and Bear It by Leslie LaFoy (F/LAF)
Stacy's soon-to-be ex-husband's plane crashes but no body is found, and authorities fear his body was carried off by a bear. Stacy is beneficiary of a large insurance policy and now half owner of her husband's business so she is a key suspect in his disappearance.

Wishes by Jude Deveraux (LP/F/DEV)
A woman in current times dies, then is assigned as a "angel" to help a girl living in the late 1800's
to be happy and her family to be content.

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