Literary First Love…

I’m blogging today at SheReads, talking all about my literary first love. Who do you think grabbed my attention and tuned my heart to the written word? Austen? Dickens? Maybe even the bard himself? I think you’ll be surprised…

Although I’ve had dozens of literary first loves, and could wax poetic about classics like the Little House on the Prairie series, The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, Over Sea, Under Stone, and every single one of the Ramona Quimby books, I have to admit that the first book I truly, deeply loved was one about Tweety Bird.

When I was three years old I was diagnosed with a potentially serious kidney condition that required regular monitoring. From the age of three until I turned thirteen, I was forced to undergo a same-day surgical procedure at least twice a year. To say that I hated it would be an understatement…

Want to know the rest of the story? Keep reading at the SheReads blog. And don’t forget to leave a comment on the March Book Club Selection post if you haven’t already. You can still win a Sephora gift certificate and a signed copy of FAR FROM HERE!

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