Zero Day by David Baldacci

August 23, 2015

Plot summary (from the publisher): John Puller is a combat veteran and the best military investigator in the U.S. Army’s Criminal Investigation Division. His father was an Army fighting legend, and his brother is serving a life sentence for treason in a federal military prison. Puller has an indomitable spirit and an unstoppable drive to […]


The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

August 16, 2015

Plot summary (from the publisher): In the quiet village of Carriveau, Vianne Mauriac says goodbye to her husband, Antoine, as he heads for the Front. She doesn’t believe that the Nazis will invade France…but invade they do, in droves of marching soldiers, in caravans of trucks and tanks, in planes that fill the skies and […]


Book holder/stand

August 10, 2015

I spend most of my day at a standing workstation. This is great for my computer, but doesn’t translate so well for reading books. So now I’m in search of a separate stand to prop up my books. The stand doesn’t have to be anything fancy. I just want something basic, preferably in all black […]