Sample Saturday is when I wade through the eleventy billion samples I have downloaded on my Kindle. I’m slowly chipping away and deciding whether it’s buy or bye.
Don’t Skip Out On Me by Willy Vlautin
Why I have it: Because Cathy said it made her cry (and I love a good cry over a book).
Summary: A young ranch hand goes on a quest to become a champion boxer .
I’m thinking: Yes.
Midwinter Break by Bernard MacLaverty
Why I have it: Because of Rebecca’s review.
Summary: A retired couple take a long weekend holiday and over the course of four days discover the deep uncertainties that exist between them.
I’m thinking: Maybe.
The Resurrection of Joan Ashby by Cherise Wolas
Why I have it: No idea.
Summary: Joan, an author, and her husband agree to no children. Joan finds herself pregnant. Husband is thrilled. Decades (and two children) later, Joan finally completes her masterpiece novel.
I’m thinking: No (bloated).