LaVonne Neff is a writer, editor, publishing consultant, book reviewer, and constant reader. She is also the grandmother of three, the mother of two, the dogmother of two, the wife of one, and the friend of many. She is frequently spotted at the Wheaton Public Library.
When a Daughter Must Parent Her Parents | A new study shows why caring for aging parents more often falls on women than on men. (June 11, 2010)
Review: Anne Lamott's 'Imperfect Birds' | Flawed characters make this book stand out. (April 6, 2010)
LaVonne's Top 40 Books of the Decade | A good list to take the next time you go to the library. (December 31, 2009)
Holiday Generosity: Now a Click Away | Why I'm thankful for Amazon's new 'Add to Wish List' button. (December 3, 2009)
Eunice Kennedy Shriver, 1921-2009 | Remembering the devout Catholic's tireless work for people whose lives were often seen as worthless. (August 14, 2009)
Young Pups in Love | My family's own story bears out the wisdom of 'The Case for Early Marriage.' ...1