Posts tagged ‘book’

I’m Really Enjoying “The Reason of Things”

When Julie was at the Edinburgh Book Festival, she picked up a copy of A. C. Grayling’s The Reason of Things. She really liked it, so…

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Griffin and Sabine Meets Travel Lit

My friend and recent Malta guest Monique wrote to tell me about Trading in Memories, a strange little book by Barbara Hodgson (she needs a Wikipedia…

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Why Do Beautiful People Have More Daughters?

The folks at Penguin sent me a review copy of Why Beautiful People Have More Daughters, by Alan S. Miller and Satoshi Kanazawa. It’s a provocative…

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Shake Hands With the Devil, Version Three

Via Mad About Movies, I read about the fictionalized version of Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire’s haunting account of the Rwanda genocide, Shake Hands With the Devil. It’s…

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