Category Archives: Books & Reading

What I Read … Part 9 – Heywood, Crowley, Benchley etc.

for parts 1-8 in this “What I Read” series, scroll down to previous posts or use the search box for “what I read” A good deal of variety for you this time. I’ve been interested in muscle cars since I was a … Continue reading

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What I Read … Part 8 – Farjeon, Burke, Himes, and others

for earlier parts in this “What I Read” series, scroll down to previous posts or use the search box for “what I read” I think we’re only one – maybe two – of these summaries, and I’ll be current. Here we go. … Continue reading

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What I Read … Part 7 – Leslie Charteris, Rex Stout and more

for earlier parts in this “What I Read” series, scroll down to previous posts At last we’re in the current year. Before you and I know it, these will morph into Current Reading posts (with many less books per week!) and some … Continue reading

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What I Read … Part 6

for earlier parts in this “What I Read” series, scroll down to previous posts Continuing with my reading during the Blog Pause of last year with the rest of 2017. As you’ll see, I read a lot of lighter stuff at the … Continue reading

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What I Read … Part 5

Continuing with my reading during the Blog Pause of last year with the rest of October. Another Man’s Moccasins by Craig Johnson – As I said last post, I really got caught by the Longmire books and just kept going on … Continue reading

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What I Read During Those Months Part 4

scroll down for previous parts of this series Continuing with my reading during the Blog Pause of last year with the rest of September 2017 and a peek at October. Elon Musk – Tesla, Space and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by … Continue reading

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What I Read During Those Months Part 3

Continuing with my reading during the Blog Pause of last Summer-Fall-Winter. This time it’s September 2017, which – as I did with August – I’ll have to split in half due to numbers. Glass Houses by Louise Penny – I’ve … Continue reading

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What I Read During Those Months Part 2

Finishing with August 2017, which includes some “forgotten” books. Rex Stout – I read both The Final Deduction and Three Doors to Death in re-enjoying some Nero Wolfe. It’s always a pleasure to read about Nero and Archie, no less so in these two stories. … Continue reading

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What I Read During Those Months – Part 1

I put the blog on “Pause” almost nine months ago, and haven’t been posting my Current Reading posts since. However, it’s time I got back into posting more often, and I’m starting with a lot of catch-up posts to fill readers in … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Barbara!

Today Barbara is mumblety-mumble years old. Happy birthday! We had plans, but she has an infected, root canal situation, so it’s antibiotics, tepid soft food and plenty of rest. We’ll watch the NFL draft tonight and see what happens, then … Continue reading

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