Ishiguro, Kazuo. The Remains of the Day. Read by Simon Prebble. Tantor Audio, 2012.
Stevens is a dignified butler who has been given some well deserved time off from his American employer, Mr. 518 more words
4 days, 4 hours
Conant, Susan. Bloodlines. New York: A Perfect Crime Book, 1992.
This is one of those quick reads that you almost feel like reading over again because it goes by so fast. 460 more words
1 week, 4 days
Cresswell, Helen. Absolute Zero. Read by Clive Mantle. North Kingston, Rhode Island: BBC Audio, 2007.
As discovered in Ordinary Jack the Bagthorpe family is highly competitive. 202 more words
2 weeks, 3 days
Busch, Frederick. Long Way From Home.New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1993.
How to describe Long Way From Home? Part dark fairytale, part family drama, part commentary on mothers and adoption? 266 more words
2 weeks, 5 days
Adams, Alice. Caroline’s Daughters. New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1991.
I have to preface this by saying this was a very quick read. The characters keep you glued to the page. 406 more words
3 weeks, 4 days
Richler, Mordecai. The Apprenticeship of Mordecai Richler. New York: Washington Square Press, 1959.
Duddy Kravitz is a third generation Jewish immigrant who reminds me of Kevin Spacey’s character in House of Cards. 256 more words
1 month, 2 weeks
Jones, Seth G. In the Graveyard of Empires: America’s War in Afghanistan. Read by William Hughes. New York: Blackstone Audio, 2010
Jones starts In the Graveyard of Empires… 295 more words