Hi, my name is Christy and welcome to my blog! Though originally from New England, I now live and work in the D.C. metro area. I am in my mid-thirties. I like to read a wide range of books, from memoirs to thrillers to literary fiction.
Email contact: agoodstoppingpoint at gmail dot com.
To give an idea of my tastes, here are some books that I would rate 5 out of 5:
Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope
Bury the Chains: Prophets and Rebels in the Fight to Free an Empire’s Slaves by Adam Hochschild
The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls
The Governess Affair by Courtney Milan
The Inn at Lake Devine by Elinor Lipman
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
Parting the Waters: Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement 1954-63 by Taylor Branch
Winter’s Bone by Daniel Woodrell
[Selections updated in 2015 to reflect my taste of the past five years.]