I’ve been remiss in bragging about my fabulous Christmas gift from my husband. I MAY have dropped a pretty strong hint that this is what I wanted, but he gets all the points for following through.

When I’m out and about with my crossover bag I get tons of compliments and it’s spurred more than one book-lover conversation. I’ve even referred folks to the Yoshi website to get their own bag. Yes–Yoshi. It seemed an odd name for leather handbags, so I looked it up. In Japanese, Yoshi is a name that can mean good luck, righteous, or virtuous. I’ll take all of the above, please!

Now if they’d just make one with MY books on it . . .