My latest review revisits a John Updike short story I read in college. I just wanted a quick lunchtime read. After revisiting There Will Come Soft Rains recently, this one had popped in my head as one I wanted to try to revisit at some point.
I actually started this book last week around Halloween, but the week got away from me.
I’m delving into the mysteries those enterprising baby-sitters get themselves entangled in. This one has a Halloween twist!
How about another ten minute prompt?
My latest review is of a cautionary tale of sorts, a story of sad truth, and one that I read twenty years ago. It is even more impactful in audio, and I randomly decided my lunchbreak was the perfect time to listen to it, recapturing the moment we find out the brutual truth of this story’s events.
After the heavy subject material of my previously read book (Christina Crawford’s biographical story about growing up the daughter of Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest), I figured something lighter (read: no bios or autobiographies) was in order. I did have one book on my “unread” list on Kindle. Of course, it wound up being from my occasional retread of The Baby-Sitters Club.
But hey, no wire hangers and such. That’s a relief!
My latest Goodreads review is a story you only thought you knew “because you saw the movie.”
Prepare to be surprised.
…to a book we all know!