Glenside favorites

Here's what Glenside readers are enjoying this summer.

The plug-in drug : television, computers, and family life / Marie Winn

The plug-in drug : television, computers, and family lifeT / Marie Winn

This is a very interesting book which should be read by families to understand the toll of too much screen time on relationships and children.

4 Stars

Hail to the chef / Julie Hyzy

Hail to the chef / Julie Hyzy

Great book with interesting characters! The White House kitchen staff prepares holiday  meals only to become involved in a possible terrorist plot.

n the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin / Erik Larson

In the garden of beasts : love, terror, and an American family in Hitler's Berlin / Erik Larson

Larson weaves his historical research into a compelling story of the Dodd family's  experience as US Ambassador to Germany during Hitler's rise to power.

The queen's vow : a novel of Isabella of Castile / C.W. Gortner

The queen's vow : a novel of Isabella of Castile / C.W. Gortner

An interesting take on  Queen Isabella of Spain during and before the Spanish Inquisition.

The last letter from your lover : [a novel] / Jojo Moyes

The last letter from your lover  / Jojo Moyes

I loved this book!!

A great love story that starts with a young wife who doesn't remember anything after a car accident.  Later she finds she was having an affair.  You'll love the unexpected ending!

 

 

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