Monthly Archives: December 2016

Turning Angel

It usually concerns me when the author’s name is in larger type than the book title. It seems to me a kind of arrogance. I had never heard of Greg Isles until I picked up this book, so it probably … Continue reading

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It’s Official. Trump 45.

Yesterday, Donald J. Trump was officially elected the 45th President of the United States. The revolt of a sufficient number of electors to prevent him from taking office didn’t happen, despite the hopes of the last few hold-outs. The orange-tinted … Continue reading

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Before The Fall

This was another recommendation by my friend Cliff. He mentioned it at the bar months ago and I put the title in my phone then promptly forgot about it. Recently I saw a list of the “Best Books of 2016” … Continue reading

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The Wade Davis Trade

The Royals dealt closer Wade Davis to the Chicago Cubs for a young outfielder yesterday, and the pundits say it means the Glass family is not “all in” on another run for the title in 2017. Maybe so, but I … Continue reading

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No Changing This Leopard’s Spots

Well, tomorrow it will be one month since the election. If, like me, you were hoping our illustrious president-elect would begin to act more “presidential”, then you are surely just as disappointed as I am. Disappointed but not surprised. So … Continue reading

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Rabbit Run

I saw this book on one of those “100 Books you MUST Read Before You Die” lists. It sounded like a threat. So I checked it out of the library. Better safe than sorry I figured. I finished the book … Continue reading

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