Apr 24, 2016

Sunday Salon: Leaving Blythe River; and Reader, I Married Him

Welcome to the Sunday Salon where bloggers share their reading each week. Visit The Sunday Post hosted by The Caffeinated Bookreviewer.
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Sunny but still cool. There is a yellow tulip and lots of violets in the yard, plus white blossoms on the serviceberry tree. Seems spring has finally arrived.

Only two books to feature this week....
Leaving Blythe River by Catherine Ryan Hyde, to be released May 24, 2016 by Lake Union Publishing.

New York Times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde returns with an unforgettable story of courage.
Seventeen-year-old Ethan Underwood is totally unprepared to search for his father in the Blythe River National Wilderness. Not only is he small, scrawny, and skittish but he’s barely speaking to the man after a traumatic betrayal. Yet when his father vanishes from their remote cabin and rangers abandon the rescue mission, suddenly it’s up to Ethan to keep looking. Angry or not, he’s his father’s only hope.
Reader, I Married Him: Stories Inspired by Jane Eyre, edited by Tracy Chevalier
Published March 22, 2016 by William Morrow Paperbacks

This collection of original stories by today’s finest women writers—including Tracy Chevalier, Francine Prose, Elizabeth McCracken, Tessa Hadley, Audrey Niffenegger, and more—takes inspiration from a line in Charlotte Brontë’s most beloved novel, Jane Eyre.

Have a great reading week...

14 comments:

Laurel-Rain Snow said...

I enjoyed a book by this author a while ago, so this one sounds tempting. Enjoy!

Deb Nance at Readerbuzz said...

Bet you'll like this one!

http://readerbuzz.blogspot.com/2016/04/its-deweys-24-hour-read-thon-vamos-leer.html

Greg said...

Hmm Leaving Blythe River has an interesting premise. Seventeen is pretty young to be doing search and rescue, I'm curious about it. Sounds kinda good!

Suko said...

This book sounds promising!

Daniela Ark @ BOOKIVERSE (www.danielaark.com) said...

wow your yard must look beautiful! WHERE ARE THE PICS????

Harvee said...

I added a pic of some tree blossoms per your request, Daniela!

bermudaonion said...

I've heard Reader, I Married Him is fantastic! Enjoy the nice weather while you can!

Unknown said...

Reader, I Married Him is new to me. Thanks for putting it on my radar. Happy Reading!

Mary (Bookfan) said...

Having read Jane Steele recently I'll look for Reader, I Married Him.

Debbie Rodgers said...

Tracey Chevalier always presents an entertaining read.

Have a great reading week!

Serena said...

Reader, I Married Him has caught my eye!

Elizabeth said...

I don't know either of these books, but Reader, I Married Him is catching my eye.

ENJOY your reading week.

Elizabeth
Silver's Reviews
My Mailbox Monday

ellepaulette said...

Reader, I Married Him: Stories Inspired by Jane Eyre sounds very interesting. I am off to check it out!
Happy Reading! Dani @ Paulette’s Papers

Leslie (Under My Apple Tree) said...

Yaaay for spring blossoms. My serviceberry bust into bloom last week too.

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