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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.


To the West of Western: Colin Winnette’s HAINTS STAY

Haints Stay, by Colin Winnette. Columbus, Ohio: Two Dollar Radio, June 2015. 222 pages. $16.00, paper.

Louis L’Amour once said that if a story takes place in a long-ago time west of the Mississippi River, then the story is a Western. 915 more words

Book Reviews

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