- Kansas City, MO, USA
- member since March 28, 2012
Mandy’s last login was Wednesday, March 6, 2013.
We start with a shiny new pot of boiling water and add too many evil vampires, and not enough of the good biters. Toss in one suicidal Dracula; add a cup of mayhem and a dash of romance. Oh yes, and a pinch of mirth. Stir lovingly and you have a novel by A. J. Gallant. If it sounds like the recipe for you then you must read Dracula: Hearts of Stone.
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Unrealistic or not my writing gives me hope. But with something like 50 000 books published a month it is a little discouraging. I didn’t think there were that many writers out there.
May your flowers always be in bloom.
Welcome to the group that revolves around the book 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die.
There is a general explanation of the group and some answers to frequently asked questions in the discussion thread titled "GROUP GUIDELINES and FAQ and FYI."
March Books of the Month:
Animal Farm by George Orwell
Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
April Books of the Month:
"The Fall of the House of Usher," "The Pit and the Pendulum," and "The Purloined Letter by Edgar Allan Poe
The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
The Club Dumas by Arturo Pérez-Reverte
Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra is our current Seasonal Read. The April to June Seasonal Read is Middlemarch by George Eliot.
Feel free to join in on some of the discussions! It's great to have you in the group.