Monday, July 02, 2007

Today in History

"on July 2, 1964, President Johnson signed it (Civil Rights Act) into law."

What a coincidence that Eva from A Striped Armchair posted a review for the Southern Reading Challenge on a book set in 1964's South Carolina which uses the Civil Rights passage as a catalyst for change. One blogger posted that the present date coincides with the passage of that law! Eva claims Secret Life of Bees left her with "that satisfied reader's glow." Read more...

Debi from Nothing of Importance stated, "It's not often that I stumble upon a book that I fall so deeply in love with...". Read more...

Nymeth from Things Mean a Lot says, "There are many reasons why I loved this book. The writing itself, for starters, is both simple and beautiful, and, above all, it feels very genuine." Read more...

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