A study of the migratory pollinators and the interdependence they have on one another… a warning regarding possible environmental peril.
For starters: that cover! It spoke to me immediately. But what is beneath the beautiful artwork is equally delightful. While I have enjoyed all of Sonja Yoerg’s novels, TRUE PLACES has to be my favorite, with its juxtaposition of nature and affluent suburban living. If you enjoy book club and upmarket […]
In Jessica McCann’s PECULIAR SAVAGE BEAUTY you get a front-row view of the horrors of the American Dust Bowl. Your skin will sting with torrents of dust, your eyes will burn from the grit, your heart will race. Yes, you will feel for the jackrabbits escaping the biting dirt, and the […]
First, a confession: I’ve long been a fan and a follower of Grant Snider’s “Incidental Comics.” Seeing one of his comic strips pop-up in my Twitter feed is like a gift of sunshine to brighten my day. My eyes delight in his whimsical artistry; my mind gleefully applauds his […]
“…wonderfully funny, tragically heartbreaking, and deeply inspiring…” Ever heard of Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita? Neither had I, until last year when I encountered Ward ‘Scarman’ Foley on twitter. It was just before a Dewey’s Read-a-thon. So when I discovered that Mr. Foley was the author of a inspirational memoir with […]