WCWW: Smoky Mountain Spring

WCWW: Smoky Mountain Spring

Today is a “Wild Card” Wordless Wednesday with no specific prompt, but the suggested theme is “spring forward” (since we set the clocks ahead this weekend!). I’m springing backward instead, to May 2007. Collage assembled from photos taken in and around Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Tennessee and North Carolina), Spring 2007 An InLinkz Link-up Subscribe to Blog via Email Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts […]

Book Talk: THE RACE UNDERGROUND, by Doug Most

Book Talk: THE RACE UNDERGROUND, by Doug Most

The Race Underground: Boston, New York, and the Incredible Rivalry That Built America’s First Subway Doug Most (Facebook) (Twitter) St. Martin’s Press (February 2014), Hardcover (ISBN 0312591322 / 9780312591328) Nonfiction: history, 416 pages A version of this post was previously published as a Starred Review in Shelf Awareness for Readers (February 18, 2014). Shelf Awareness provided me with a publisher-furnished galley to facilitate the review, and compensated me for the review they received and posted. As […]

What’s On in the (Sunday) Salon, 3/2/2014

What’s On in the (Sunday) Salon, 3/2/2014

What I’m reading in print As I mentioned last week, given the assorted work-related time limitations I’ll have for the next couple of months, I’m keeping my print reading focused on review commitments. This week, I need to finish Exodus, make my April choices for Shelf Awareness, and get going on a blog-tour read for the end of this month. on audio I should be done with Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell in the next day […]