The Emperor’s Children

The Emperor’s Children, by Claire Messud Three thirtysomething characters who met in...

24th Mar
The Emperor’s Children

Out of Sight

Out of Sight, by Elmore Leonard Slick banter and crisp plotting as...

24th Feb
Out of Sight

Live From New York

Live From New York: An Uncensored History of Saturday Night Live, by...

24th Feb
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Live From New York

I’ll Come At You Like A Spidermonkey!

We’ve had Ricky Bobby on pretty much a continuous loop here for...

17th Feb
I’ll Come At You Like A Spidermonkey!

and the winner is . . .

Cellulitis. For me the highlight of the description linked above is “left...

01st Feb
and the winner is . . .

A Long Way Down

A Long Way Down, by Nick Hornby One interesting side effect of...

24th Jan
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A Long Way Down

A Walk in the Woods

A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson This time Bryson tackles...

24th Dec
A Walk in the Woods

The Romantic Movement: Sex, Shopping, and the Novel

The Romantic Movement: Sex, Shopping, and the Novel, by Alain de Botton...

24th Nov
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The Romantic Movement: Sex, Shopping, and the Novel

The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing

The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing, by Melissa Bank JenB sent...

24th Oct
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The Girl’s Guide to Hunting and Fishing

Prep

Prep, by Curtis Sittenfeld This was actually kind of a page-turner. Two...

24th Sep
Prep

FEEL THE MASSIVE, UNYIELDING EXTENT OF MY DORKITUDE!

My license plates got stolen last month, so it seemed like a...

02nd Jun
FEEL THE MASSIVE, UNYIELDING EXTENT OF MY DORKITUDE!

Let’s go over to Dave’s house!

As my template identity crisis continues I thought I’d share some photos...

19th Apr
Let’s go over to Dave’s house!