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At the Bookstore This Week - 6/7/15

Welcome back, Readers!

Summer is here and we couldn’t be more excited.

Scarborough Faire Days are back and we have a wonderful line-up of authors joining us this summer. 111 more words

Books We Like

Michael Perry - Visiting Tom.

Visiting Tom:  A Man, a Highway, and the Road to Roughneck Grace – Michael Perry (2012: HarperCollins Publishers, New York)

Once again Michael Perry completely wows me with his staggeringly beautiful (and often humorous) prose and quiet insights into life.  47 more words

Book Review


Hardcover: 304 pages
Publisher: Harper (May 19, 2015)

Says TLC Book Tours

The New York Times bestselling humorist Michael Perry makes his fiction debut with this hilarious and bighearted tale—a comic yet sincere exploration of faith in the face of the modern world. 638 more words


Review: The Jesus Cow by Michael Perry

I received an advanced review copy of this title from the publisher through TLC Book Tours.  Michael Perry is a humorist who is known for his nonfiction books.  421 more words


Album Review: Blur - The Magic Whip


The Magic Whip (Parlophone)

For one of the most keenly-anticipated returns of the decade (let alone this year), there’s little about The Magic Whip… 817 more words

The Music World

Short Take: The Jesus Cow - Michael Perry

This is Perry’s first adult novel and the able chronicler of contemporary rural life is still much in evidence. His writing retains all the charm that has made him such a beloved observer of Midwestern life, while adding a plotline that allows for plenty of comic commentary on religion, money and our obsession with celebrity. 214 more words



Long time no posts. All the usual reasons for that of course but I’ve still been painting and have lots of projects lined up for the future. 318 more words