Karen Newfield

Karen Newfield is first and foremost a reader, she has reviewed hundreds of books on her blog www.readingandeating.com. And, more recently, this new Keys resident has also begun writing.

RUNNING THE BRIDGE

On Saturday, April 17, runners will race between the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico over the longest bridge in our island chain. Whether you are a spectator or...

YOU GO, GIRL! BOOKS FOR WOMEN BY WOMEN

Craving a story about females who kick ass? Try these tales of feisty females in eras ranging from the early 20th century to the current day. The Moonlight School By Suzanne...

READ ME, I’M IRISH

Three outstanding books by Irish authors to celebrate that pot of gold at the end of the reading rainbow!  The Library at the Edge of the World By Felicity Hayes McCoy Hanna...

BOOK REVIEW: WORDS BY KEYS WOMEN

This inspirational chain of islands has attracted an impressive number of authors throughout history. Here are five fiction favorites from women of the Florida Keys. Where I Can Breathe by Hays...

Voices of Black History

The Hate U Give By Angie Thomas Late one night Starr Carter was driving, with her childhood friend Khalil, home from a party. At 16, Starr didn’t often go to parties...

CRAZY LITTLE BOOKS ABOUT LOVE

This is a funny year to break out the Valentine hearts and chocolates. Couples who have been quarantined together could probably use a little distance. On the other hand,...