Book Review: Of Manners and Murder: A Dear Hermoine Mystery #1, by Anastasia Hastings
Perusing the NetGalley offerings, this book screamed, “Read me!” Set in Victorian England in 1885? A headstrong female protagonist solving a mystery? Yes, please. As I started reading the first in this new mystery series, I was immediately struck by how Violet reminded me of Eliza Scarlet from the compelling PBS Masterpiece series Miss Scarlet…
My Name is Michelle Ardillo and I am a . . .
It’s Saturday morning. Early spring. Birds are singing, bees are buzzing, the sun is shining. Right now, I should be doing laundry or changing the sheets on the beds or at least unloading the dishwasher. I could be grading papers or doing lesson plans, mapping out the remaining six weeks of school (but who’s counting,…