Lost in Shangri-la by Mitchell Zuckoff {52 Books in a Year}

My goal is to read 52 books in 2012.  Good or bad, as I read, I will be reviewing the books here.  Be sure to leave a comment and tell me about your favorite books!

Lost in Shangri-la  by Mitchell Zuckoff

(Book overview found on Goodreads.com)

“A lost world, man-eating tribesmen, lush and impenetrable jungles, stranded American fliers (one of them “a dame with great gams,” for heaven’s sake), a startling rescue mission.… Read the rest

Thomas Jefferson and Independence

All factual information below is taken from http://www.monticello.org.  To learn more please visit their website.

My husband andI recently visited Monticello, the home of Thomas Jefferson, along with my parents.  Monticello is located in the Charlottesville, Virginia area.  Monticello was built beginning in 1769 in the Roman Neoclassicism style and was finished in 1809.… Read the rest