Monthly Archives: January 2011

Boys to Men

A Separate Peace by John Knowles is one of the best books I have ever read.                   I am certain its message will remain with me for a very long time.  As I was reading the book, I found I could … Continue reading

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Puppy Love

The cover design of Marcus of Umbria:  What an Italian Dog Taught an American Girl about Love by Justine van der Leun on the shelf in the library caught my eye, and much like the author and her Umbrian dog, … Continue reading

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Noir Christmas?

I’ve wrapped up my Christmas reading with a witty new book by Ken Harmon entitled The Fat Man, A Tale of North Pole Noir. Coming away from Christmas feeling like a bell rung one too many times, I spent the … Continue reading

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