BEST Books by Cathie Martin

The Hurricane Sisters

The Hurricane Sisters Dorothea Benton Frank takes readers to the Lowcountry of South Carolina once again with her latest, “The Hurricane Sisters”.    Three generations of women explore a variety of troubles as they work to get by, forgive, and renew their lives and friendships.  I love the southern flavor of Frank’s writings; the humor is…

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The Mountain Between Us

The Mountain Between Us This was the book that introduced me to Charles Martin’s writing.  (then I continued to read all his novels!)  A wonderful story of love and survival, The Mountain Between Us, follows two people who have just met, whose flight was cancelled as they try to reach their destination.   A charter plane…

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Wedding Belles

Wedding Belles The Red Hat Club is at it again, and this time weddings, daughters, and “belles” are all part of the fun.  Georgia, Linda, Diane, Teeny and Pru have been best friends forever, and when Georgia’s 28 year old daughter wants to marry her father’s best friend, Wade, the women face the situation as…

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Where We Belong

Where We Belong Loved this book from the very beginning.  We meet Marian from the age of 18 to 36 – dealing with an unplanned pregnancy, the decisions and repercussions that follow.  Meet Kirby at age 18 as she works to find her place in the world dealing with peers, boys, and what to do…

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Dean & Me – A Love Story

Dean & Me – A Love Story Do you love the humor of Jerry Lewis?  That beautiful voice of Dean Martin?  I am fascinated with the chemistry of the pair, and wondered what happened to their relationship.  In this revealing memoir and tribute you will learn how their friendship dwindled and what occurred after that…

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No Summit Out Of Sight

No Summit Out Of Sight Jordan Romero, along with Linda LeBlanc share Jordan’s true story of climbing the seven summits. The reader is taken along on a marvelous journey of endurance, determination and a strong will to succeed, as Jordan, at age 9 dares to dream of climbing these mountains.  Jordan provides a clear cut…

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Best Staged Plans

Best Staged Plans I know, another Claire Cook read…but, I am hooked and you will be too!  Sandy is a professional home stager (wouldn’t that be fun?) and she is working at getting her husband to help get their own home ready to sell as they look at downsizing.  Life takes over; gets complicated and…

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The Women Of Duck Commander

The Women of Duck Commander All fans of the Robertson family will enjoy this special insight into the lives of the Duck Commander Women.  Faith, family and friends is the theme of the book as it highlights each of the five women’s experiences in their life journey.  I found it to be a great reminder…

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Still Foolin’ ‘Em…..

Still Foolin’ “EM…. If you enjoy the comedy of Billy Chrystal, you will truly love this warm, funny look into Billy’s life of his first sixty-five years.  I would warn you that the language is quite rough at times, but if you can overlook that, you will find a wonderful, heartfelt story.  I listened to…

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A Is For Alibi

A Is For Alibi A number of years ago when my daughter was in college across the state, I ran across Sue Grafton and her Kinsey Millhone series.  While I love reading the text, I especially loved the audio version of this series.  Grafton kept me entertained for hours in all the traveling.  First up…

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