Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande: Book Review

H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald: Book Review

H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald My rating: 5 of 5 stars Who isn’t fascinated by hawks and other large and lethal birds? Helen Macdonald has been all her life. Her sympathetic and understanding parents supported her obsession with hawking lessons and books, including...
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End by Atul Gawande: Book Review

The Library Book by Susan Orlean: Book Review

The Library Book by Susan Orlean My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Central Branch at the Los Angeles Public Library caught fire on April 29, 1986. Before it was extinguished seven hours later, 400,000 books were completely destroyed and 700,000 more significantly damaged....
Great Books+Great Minds

Great Books+Great Minds

Great Books + Great Minds I was thrilled to be interviewed by Diamond Michael Scott for Great Books+Great Minds. Michael’s online magazine is a book lover’s delight. His thought-provoking questions helped me clarify what I was trying to do for readers with...