>If you’re looking for some books to really sink your teeth into, try these recommended by my favorite ABD. She will explain why:I have no time for fun reading, but with the justification that they are “postcolionial” in nature, I reread Tayeb Salih’s Season of Migration to the North and J. M. Coetzee’s Waiting for … Continue reading >What you should be reading….
>Last summer, as I was perusing the new book section at my local public library, I came across a book in non-fiction whose spine declared it was Between the Sheets. I was intrigued enough to pull it from the shelf and read its entire title: Between the Sheets: The Literary Liaisons of Nine 20th-Century Women … Continue reading >Between the Sheets–Katrina’s review of the 2010 McDowell book
>As the new year begins, I find myself hard at work promoting the book that’s coming out (February 1st! OMG!) and writing the book that my editor wants to see a hundred pages for (another OMG). So my To-Be-Read pile of books is nearing skyscraper proportions, and it’s not looking to be reduced anytime soon. … Continue reading >Tina’s Review of The Science Tarot by Logan Austeja Daniel, Martin Azevedo, and Raven Hanna
>by Susanna Ives Ack! I’m late getting recommended readings posted. Once again, I have consulted my mother, the wonder librarian and my cousin H, the world’s best bookstore manager. Both women are incurable book addicts. Here are their latest finds. All the blurbs come from http://www.goodreads.com. Happy reading! Mom’s recommendations: Snakewoman from Little Egypt, by … Continue reading >Recommended Reading
>Welcome to a new year and new finds for your reading pleasure, whether in print or electronic format. These are combination reviews and recommended reads, two for the price of one. This time I have three picks that vary between small and large press, fiction and non-fiction for you to consider. First the non-fiction:What the … Continue reading >Bobbye’s Reviews