My Tuesday post where I’ll ‘tease‘ you with the cover, blurb, and first paragraph of one of the advanced reader’s copies from my own TBR.
This book is a title I downloaded from NetGalley.
Today, Tuesday August 10, 2021 I want to introduce one of the ARCs on my TBR.
Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780593201374 – ASIN: B08QMB16FQ – 336 pages
2) The blurb mentions eccentric locals – my favourite kind LOL
3) The novel is bound to contain many literary references.
3) The story sounds like feel-good UPLIT, a genre I’m coming to appreciate more and more.
“You can tell a lot about a person from the library books they borrow.
June liked to play a game when things were quiet at work. She’d pick a patron and make up their life story based on the books they read. Today she’d chosen a middle-aged lady who took out two Danielle Steel novels and ‘The Rough Guide to Iceland’. After some consideration, June decided that the woman was trapped in a loveless marriage, perhaps with a boorish, aggressive husband. She was planning to run away to Reykjavik, where she’d fall in love with a rugged, bearded local. But just as she thought she’d found true happiness, her husband would track her down and announce…
“Well, that was a pile of shit.”
June was snapped out of her daydream by Mrs. Bransworth, who was standing in front of the desk waving a book in her face.
Have you ever read anything by this author?
Is this a title that you would consider adding to your TBR pile?
Why, or why not?
Let me know in the comments.