Verbania Treasure (Lizard Garden #2) by Anne Philips

The Book Time is running out! When outspoken, marathon-running Grandma Sybil invites thirteen-year-old Charlotte and her other grandchildren to join her on a trip to Italy for one last chance to find the family treasure, they learn she holds other, bigger family secrets. The search for Great-Grandpa Sam’s final, extravagant gift takes them to a … More Verbania Treasure (Lizard Garden #2) by Anne Philips

2016 Recap

My NYE looked like a quiet evening at home alone working on paintings for a client, eating homemade pizza, and watching Cary Grant movies. The rest of my family went to our church’s party, but I stayed home on account of a bad cold. I was a little bummed honestly, not because I had to … More 2016 Recap

‘X’ Marks the Spot: 5 Classic Treasure Hunt Novels

‘Cause who doesn’t like a good treasure hunt?  And what better time of year to curl up with a cuppa and a good spine tingling read? So, to oblige you, I’ve rounded up five classic treasure hunt stories for your TBR. And here’s an interesting fact: only one of them contains pirates. (So much for that … More ‘X’ Marks the Spot: 5 Classic Treasure Hunt Novels