Archive for November 2015

A Book Lover's Thanksgiving Blessing

A Book Lover's Thanksgiving Blessing
You know that awkward moment at Aunt Marge’s Thanksgiving table, when you are asked to share something for which you are thankful? This one is for all the bibliophiles out there: I am thankful for books. I’m thankful for the new book smell of an independent book store and the old book smell of a... Read more »

Golden Age: Jane Smiley trilogy is a wrap

Golden Age: Jane Smiley trilogy is a wrap
Typically, I’m not much for series when it comes to books. There’s so much to read, so little time … beyond Harry Potter, there just hasn’t been one that really was a must-read for me. But Jane Smiley’s “100 Years” trilogy was a game changer for me. (Stephen King has a good one going too,... Read more »