Happy Independence Day America!

It’s that time of year again – when we in the United States celebrate those men who committed (in the immortal words of Nicholas Cage) high treason against the King of England.  In their honor, in honor of the fourth and in lieu of the ubiquitous fireworks image –  here are 4 non-fiction books about the Great Republic that have lingered on my TBR pile … Continue reading Happy Independence Day America!

It’s Monday, Again! What Am I Reading?

It’s Monday! What Am I Reading? I wish I could say something more exciting than this… but I’m working my way through A.S. Byatt’s The Children’s Book.  I’m embarrassed to admit that I’m  under halfway in… and I’m still waiting for something to happen.  Anything.  A meteor from the sky might liven things up a bit.  What is getting me through is the sheer beauty … Continue reading It’s Monday, Again! What Am I Reading?