It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Ah, December. As the year winds down, all the major periodical publications start putting out their "Best of the Year" lists. And for me, the best of the "best" lists are the "Best Books of the Year" lists. This phenomenon means there's no shortage of ideas for books to read. I'm not going to pretend … Continue reading It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

Reading List: December 2019

It’s been almost two years since I wrote one of these last five/next five book lists. A lot more than five books have gone down in that time; there's no "catching up" here. But let's jump in for a snapshot of where we are today. The last five books I've read, oldest to most recent: … Continue reading Reading List: December 2019

Reading List: My Last (And Next) Five Books, March 2017

The election of our first woman president was a momentous occasion, and I decided to commemorate the milestone by reading a lot of books by female authors this year. Oh, wait… Turns out, we didn’t elect a woman president. (Well, WE did, but the Electoral College chose someone else, but that’s another story…) I’m not … Continue reading Reading List: My Last (And Next) Five Books, March 2017

Reading List, February 2013—My Last (And Next) Five Books

I'm back on track with reading now, hopefully. As you'll see, Christmas threw a big, and welcome, wrench into my reading list. My last five books, in order of completion: 1: A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens. It's my Christmas tradition. This year I put it off until the last moment, and didn't start reading … Continue reading Reading List, February 2013—My Last (And Next) Five Books