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Book Bits: Room to Read, Marlon James, National Book Award finalists, Obama interviews Robinson

Learning about Room to Read’s efforts to bring books, schools and libraries to children in faraway places was better than any tonic or pill I could have taken this morning. 962 more words

Book Bits

Haints Stay by Colin Winnette

I don’t know.

I don’t know what’s really going on in Haints Stay.  

I had a vague idea what haints are, a sort of spirit typically found in New Orleans.   539 more words

Book Review

Animal Collection (2012)

Title: Animal Collection
Author: Colin Winnette
Publisher: Spork Press
Year: 2012
Grade: A+
Comments: One of the most-creative books I’ve read in a while and although it’s a quick read, it’s one that sticks with you.


No Hope in the Wilderness

Two hitmen travel to a bar after their latest job, expecting to get paid, only to find that it’s been burned down. So begins Colin Winnette’s debut novel… 384 more words

Book Review: Haints Stay

Last year I listened to High Midnight, which was my first western and it was weird… in a good way. I didn’t review it here, but I did on… 301 more words

Book Review

Flavorwire Premiere: Watch the Acid Western Book Trailer for Colin Winnette's 'Haints Stay'

Now that its arrival is only a matter of days away (June 2nd), it’s safe to say that Colin Winnette’s Haints Stay — a deconstructed Western… 517 more words


My First Literary Reading

Last night, I was invited to read for the monthly reading series, InsideStoryTime that is MC’d by a fellow Litquake committee member, James Warner at… 285 more words