I watched The Adam Project on Netflix and I liked it so much I watched it with Sara the next night. I nearly watched it again this past Thursday, but I was reading MILDRED PIERCE so that didn’t happen. The Adam Project that hit all…

This Monday, I need to tell you about WALKING THE BOWL: A TRUE STORY OF MURDER AND SURVIVAL AMONG THE STREET CHILDREN OF LUSAKA, by Chris Lockhart and Daniel Mulilo Chama. Lockhart is a white NGO (non-governmental organization) worker, and Chama is an outreach worker…

This week, I read a book that’s grand. Not grand in the sense of large, epic, or sweeping, but grand in the sense of profound and deeply impressive. It’s Susanna Clarke’s PIRANESI, published in 2010. Susanna Clarke wrote JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR NORRELL, which IS…