book buzz

June 29, 2017

Book Buzz: Anna and the Swallow Man

Anna and the Swallow Man by Gavriel Savit Just when you think that all the World War II stories have been told, along comes another with […]
June 14, 2017

Book Buzz: The Radium Girls

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women by Kate Moore Imagine yourself a working-class woman in 1917 in New Jersey. Your family is […]
May 31, 2017

Book Buzz: Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk

Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney What better way for indomitable octogenarian Lillian Boxfish to ring in New Year’s Eve 1984 than with dinner […]
May 22, 2017

Book Buzz: A Colony in a Nation

A Colony in a Nation by Chris Hayes There have been a number of important post-Ferguson books examining the rise of militant policing, prison privatization, epidemic […]
May 10, 2017

Book Buzz: The Stranger in the Woods

The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by Michael Finkel Among the residents of North Pond, there was a legend: […]