Reads: The Magic Room by Jeffrey Zaslow


  When I read the synopsis for Jeffrey Zaslow’s The Magic Room, I thought, “Great! A book about weddings.  I certainly know a thing or two about weddings!” Then I paused, and thought, “Ugh.. I work in the wedding industry.  Why on earth would I want to read about weddings?  Reading is my escape from…

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Reads: Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore


Gotta say, I didn’t think I’d see the day when I’d use the W-word as the title of a Brownie Bites post, but there you have it!  Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore, is the newest historical fiction novel by UK writer, Stella Duffy.  There is not much that is known about the Roman empress Theodora, wife…

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