Adams, Alice. Families & Survivors. New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1975.
Reason read: Alice Adams was born in the month of August. Yes, a completely boring reason to read Adams. 282 more words
1 week, 2 days ago
Fraser, George MacDonald. Flashman’s Lady. New York: Penguin, 1988.
Reason read: to continue the series started in April in honor of Fraser’s birth month. 240 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
Gleick, James. Faster: the Acceleration of Just About Everything. Read by John McDonough. Prince Frederick MD: Recorded Books, 2000.
Reason read: Gleick’s birth month is in August. 446 more words
3 weeks, 1 day ago
Kraft, Eric. Leaving Small’s Hotel: Ella’s Lunch Box Launch.
Reason read: to continue the series started in February in honor of Kraft’s birth month. 235 more words
3 weeks, 4 days ago
Faulkner, William. Novels 1930 – 1935: Light in August. New York: The Library of America, 1996.
Reason read: I was thinking I should read this in August, just for the title. 291 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. “A Study in Scarlet”. The Complete Sherlock Holmes. New York: Doubleday, 1930.
Reason read: Doyle died July 7th 1930. Read in honor of his passing. 354 more words
1 month, 2 weeks ago
Kraft, Eric. At Home with the Glynns: the Personal History, Adventures, Experiences and Observations of Peter Leroy (continued). New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1995.
Peter Leroy is now a 13-almost-14 year old naive teenager. 296 more words