*** ON OUR BOOKSHELVES *** BOOK: I Will Always Write Back AUTHORS: Caitlin Alifirenka & Martin Ganda with Liz Welch YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2015 On the recommendation of a middle school librarian, I bought this book for my 11-year-old daughter, and gave it to her for Christmas. I ended up reading it first, and thought … Continue reading On Our Bookshelves – I Will Always Write Back
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A NewsWhistle Review
*** ON OUR BOOKSHELVES *** BOOK: On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century AUTHOR: Timothy Snyder YEAR OF PUBLICATION: 2017 *** Timothy Snyder is a Professor of History at Yale University, who specializes in the study of Central and Eastern Europe, and the Holocaust. He has a reading or speaking knowledge of eleven European … Continue reading Book Review – On Tyranny – Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century
“When is the best time to do things? Who is the most important one? What is the right thing to do?”
*** I wasn’t familiar with Lorin Morgan-Richards until he sent me an email asking if I’d be interested in reviewing one of his books. I always like hearing from authors, so he sent me his latest, The Dreaded Summons and Other Misplaced Bills, and agreed with me that an interview would be a more interesting … Continue reading The Dreaded Summons – Our Q&A with Author Lorin Morgan-Richards
Fortunately, we have Garson O’Toole to help us out with conundrums of attribution.
Roald Dahl’s short stories are meant for the adult reader, and the good, young and kind are largely absent, with the old, greedy and wicked taking center stage.
The unlikely hero with big ears is a tremendous protagonist.
On its way to Washington, DC, and Hong Kong, Whipped Cream is first original full-length ballet that ABT had brought to the stage in 20 years.