Throwback Thursday: Retro Reads – Trixie Belden #5: Trixie Belden and The Mystery Off Glen Road

We’ve all heard of Throwback Thursday, the day you post photos from the past to Facebook or Instagram. Retro Reads is my bookish version of Throwback Thursday. I’ll be rereading and posting a recap/review of books I loved when I was younger, mostly series books. Fair warning: These are more recaps than reviews. They will be thorough and there will be spoilers. Trixie Belden #5: Trixie Belden and The Mystery Off Glen Road Author: Julie Campbell Published: 1956 Goodreads When {Read More}

Vintage Review: Surfboard Summer by Jane Sears (1965)

“Will things ever be right again?” Cindy Allison asked herself the question hundred times in the months that followed her brother’s death. And the answer was always the same, reflected in the remote stillness of mother’s face, the empty chair at every meal. A house of shadows it was, and it seemed to Cindy that the good days were gone forever. Then, one morning, she wandered down to the beach, and there in a bright and salty world she found {Read More}