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The Ultimate Survival Manual

Ollie’s: where to go for “good stuff, cheap.” No, this isn’t an ad for Ollie’s, but I will admit that I love

I Read a Book Today, Oh Boy!

When is the last time you read a book?

Really sat down with a real book in your hands and read

Shadows of the Western Door by Mason Winfield

I came across this book in my mother’s extensive library as we were packing her house up when she downsized.

David Garrow’s Rising Star

The Making of Barack Obama

The Cheese Trap

Cheese. It’s evil.

At least, that’s the premise of this surprisingly readable book.

2017 New York Yankees Official Yearbook

We’re already well into baseball season (should I have capitalized that?) -so I thought for this month we’d honor the National Pastime

Old Books

I can’t resist an old book.

The King’s Curse By Phillipa Gregory 

Perhaps you missed the series, The White Queen, STARZ’s beautifully adapted story of the War of the Roses, c.1464. As described by BBC Network, “War

The Redneck Manifesto

You must have been sleeping if you missed all the talk about J.D. Vance’s Hillbilly Elegy, published mid-2016 to rave reviews, though the

The Women of Oz

One part children’s fantasy, one part women’s history, and a couple of spoonfuls of detective work: Kathleen Sorbella Di Scenna shines a