hello fv'ers. i know some on here are avid readers. i used to be 20 years ago and haven't read anything in all those years. i know i was a big danielle steele fan back then. i am so out of the loop as to what is good out there now.
in the summer my daughter and 2 granddaughters practically...
We have lots of readers here at FV. So how about some feedback before holiday vacations and book present buying time?
What are the two or three best books you have read this year?
It's hard to choose, but I think the two best I've read are both by Connie Willis:
Doomsday Book: a double plot...
We have a great and active Reading Challenge going on ~ we should hit at least 1,000 items read by FV readers over the course of this year. If you want to join us, please do! All you have to do is post when you have finished reading a book, magazine, audio book, rereads ~ just about anything...
Here is what Jeff Foxworthy has to say about Canucks.
If your local Dairy Queen is closed from
September through May,
You may live in Canada .
If someone in a Home Depot store
Offers you assistance and they don't work there,
You may live in Canada .
Illegal immigrants: What readers say
A hypothetical question prompted a flood of responses, with passionate differences in opinion about the millions of illegal immigrants in the US -- and what to do now.
I saw this question on another forum and thought I'd ask it here...if you could pick a character from a book to have a wild night of passion with, who would you pick? I chose Alex Cross from all those James Patterson books. My Mom says Rhett Butler from Gone With The Wind.
In the September 2007 issue of Grand Magazine, pages 48-49,
there is a tear out survey to complete and mail in. The first 100
to send in the survey will receive a I LOVE MY GRAND t-Shirt.
Look for story about Colin Powell and his Grandkids.
You get to choose the size of the T-Shirt you want...
Anyone here a romance novel reader? :D
Who's your favorite author? Favorite book?
Primarily, I read historicals in the Regency and Victorian period but I like Harlinquin Presents as well and the "In Death" series by Robb is quickly becoming a favorite too.
The sign up for our February Swap is officially opened. The swap for February will be Readers and Writers, this swap could include journals and pens, bookmarks, a great book, memo pads, grocery list pads ect...
Each member that takes part must have 25 posts and have been a member of Frugal...
i ran across a few downloads (adobe acrobat) at the readers digest site. you do have to sign up, but it was painless. 101 cleaning tricks, the happy cheapskate, change one diet quick start guide are just a few.
I know some of you have children that were reading before 5. I was an early reader myself. Sometimes its just so hard for me to understand why my boys don't grasp the idea of reading. They turned 5 and 6 in early July. I know we choose to homeschool for the very reason that the boys can...