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Roxy’s Favorite 50 Cent Beach Reads

By: Roxy on 08/30/09 @ 8:05 pm

On a rainy Saturday at our beach house in Bay Head, I decided it was the perfect time for a rundown on Roxy’s recent beach reads, all of which I’ve picked up for 50 cents at the Anchor & Palette Gallery in Bay Head, New Jersey. All proceeds go to the good work of St. Paul’s [...]




Roxy’s Been Reading Again: The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

By: Roxy on 09/25/08 @ 4:45 pm

I just finished The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger and highly recommend it. I don’t think I’d even put it in my usual category of “shameful page turners” with Jodi Picoult, James Patterson and Nicholas Sparks.
From the book jacket:
Audrey Niffenegger’s innovative debut, The Time Traveler’s Wife, is the story of Clare, a beautiful art [...]




Roxy’s Reads — Raising Lifelong Learners: A Parent’s Guide by Lucy Calkins with Lydia Bellino

By: Roxy on 09/10/08 @ 6:42 pm

Yesterday, Rex and I headed in to our NYC office, and my current hardcover page turner, The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger, was too heavy to lug onto the train. So I picked up Raising Lifelong Learners: A Parent’s Guide by Lucy Calkins with Lydia Bellino, at the recommendation of our elementary school principal, [...]