Meet the Blogger

Hi! My name is Chase. Welcome to my blog! I started The Bookend Diner in 2019 and have loved connecting with people all over the world through books and food. I’m 33 years old, a wife, dog mom and avid reader of all genres. I love to bake and experiment with new foods. I also love (reasonably priced) fashion, home decor and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. I’m a mental health advocate and think we all need to take time to enjoy the things that bring us happiness.


  • Tuesdays with Morrie

    Tuesdays with Morrie

    “Death ends a life. Not a relationship.”

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  • The Personal Assistant

    The Personal Assistant

    “This is how it begins, flying down a country road. Windows down, music blaring. An old Journey classic, one she knew by heart.”

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  • Outlander


    “You’re mine, mo duinne…Mine alone, now and forever… Aye, I mean to use ye hard, my Sassenach…I want to own you, to posses you, body and soul.”

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  • A Quiet Life

    A Quiet Life

    “Be someone’s cardinal.”

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  • 11/22/63


    “Life turns on a dime. Sometimes towards us, but more often it spins away, flirting and flashing as it goes: so long, honey, it was good while it lasted, wasn’t it?”

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  • Meredith, Alone

    Meredith, Alone

    Thank you, Grand Central Publishing and Libro.FM, for the gifted copy of Meredith, Alone {partner} Genre: FictionFormat: 🎧Pub Date: 10.18.2022Star Rating: ☆☆☆☆.5 Summary: “She has a full-time remote job and her rescue cat Fred. Her best friend Sadie visits with her two children.  There’s her online support group, her jigsaw puzzles and favorite recipes, her […]

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