Your first book of 2014?

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Your first book for 2014? Your first book of 2014 ought to be a new adventure, not a usual pick. Will you challenge yourself to step out of your comfort zone?  Will it be: fiction, mystery, fantasy, historical novels, biography, memoirs or classics?? Having finally entered the world of tablet reading with the receipt of a Nook

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Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant waitress Linda “Pam” Elliott has gone on to greener pastures

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              Longtime Knott’s Chicken Dinner Restaurant waitress Linda “Pam” Elliott passed away on November 29, 2013 in West Plains, Missouri. She’ll be missed by many. Waiting to be served at a restaurant recently, I commented to my husband: “I don’t ever want to be a waitress!”  Trying to take orders

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Giving thanks for the gift of reading

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GIVING THANKS FOR THE GIFT OF READING Giving thanks for the gift of reading, of exploring new worlds, being transported as on a magic carpet ride, to distant lands to meet fascinating people. A good book becomes a good friend. Right now might be a good time to encourage young people to make a good

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