Holly Howze, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

Columns

Treasures on the Shelves — Memoir vs. Biography

Recently I was browsing through one of the many book review magazines that I read each month. This particular issue was spotlighting biographies and memoirs ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Saturday, September 10, 2022 10:17 am

Columns

Treasures on the shelves — Popular authors offer wonderful ‘series’ books

I’ve written before about books that are part of a series and though I wrote about many popular titles, there are so many others that ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Thursday, July 28, 2022 5:44 pm

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Beach reads have grown in popularity

Now that the Fourth of July has been celebrated, many Americans will begin vacation travel to the beach and what’s better than the beach? Why, ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Saturday, July 9, 2022 10:26 am

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — June is a popular wedding month

June is here and while for some it might mean school is out, pools are open and ice cream is everyone’s favorite treat. But there ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Saturday, June 18, 2022 10:30 am

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Gardening books worth a look

Now that spring is here and summer is quickly approaching, it’s time to write about the great American pastime. No, I’m not talking about baseball ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Saturday, May 28, 2022 10:00 am

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Virginia authors are worth a read

Not long ago, I was looking at some of the book titles being released soon and it struck me how many of the writers I ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Friday, May 6, 2022 4:15 pm

TREASURES ON THE SHELVES

Treasures on the Shelves — Expand your reading list

As both a librarian and an avid reader, I often find myself either looking for something to read or helping suggest a title or subject ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Thursday, April 21, 2022 5:30 pm

Columns

Treasures on the Shelves — Cuddle up with a cozy

When you hear the word ‘cozy’, it brings to mind warmth, comfort, maybe in the form of a blanket, and a feeling of security. Cozy ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Saturday, March 26, 2022 12:00 pm

Columns

Treasures on the shelves — Other hidden figures in history

As we celebrate Women’s History Month, I was thinking about the many contributions women have made to better our world. The saying ‘history is written ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Saturday, March 5, 2022 10:39 am

Lifestyles

Treasures on the Shelves — Black History Month reads recommended

As we celebrate Black History Month, I’m excited to write about some of the Black authors who are part of our collection. Alyssa Cole is ... Read more

by Holly Howze, Thursday, February 17, 2022 10:30 am

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