The Bean Trees  

Posted by mindyluwho

You know that gift from Motherboard I wrote about a couple of posts ago? Well one of the things in there was this book. I started reading it yesterday at 7:00 pm. It's now 1:45 am. I just finished it. I couldn't put it down. It's a very sweet, sad, heartbreaking, touching story. I loved the characters, the friendships, the relationships. The characters were very different from me, but I could identify with them on so many levels. Thanks, Motherboard, for the great read!

I love a story that captivates and takes you away from your life for awhile. But reality calls...it calls at 5:30 am when I have to be up to make breakfast for my 3 cemetary...errr...seminary goers!

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6 said...

Always great when a book can do that for you.

Seminary started already???

August 21, 2008 at 5:40 AM

I love getting wrapped up in a good book.

August 21, 2008 at 7:23 PM

So what is the title of the book that kept you up until 1am???
I had one last week that kept me up til the wee hours of the am too, it was The Gift.

August 21, 2008 at 9:47 PM

I just love a great book that I don't want to put down! I hope you survived your day okay after getting little sleep. :-)

August 23, 2008 at 11:25 AM

ah, to get caught up in a good book! i've been too busy the past few weeks. hoping to do it again, and soon!

August 23, 2008 at 9:42 PM

I just love books like that! Sometimes it's worth being a zombie the next day from no sleep! :D

August 29, 2008 at 6:22 AM

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