Monthly Archives: January 2012

“The Poison Tree” by Erin Kelly – A very good crime book

I don’t know why but I usually don’t read or like crime books.  I think it might be because I live in the woods and don’t really like surprises.  (I almost always read the end of a book first so I … Continue reading

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“A Visit from the Goon Squad” by Jennifer Egan

I have always been intruiged by the Pulitzer prize because I usually don’t like the books they pick. But I decided to trust the committee again and read the 2011 Pulizer winner, “A Visit from the Goon Squad” by Jennifer Egan. … Continue reading

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My Love/Hate relationship with Pulitzer Prize winning novels

I have a love/hate relationship with Pulitzer Prize winning books.  One one hand, I love to read them to try to find out what makes the 18 member board pick the book. But quite frankly, I almost never like the … Continue reading

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