Tuesday, September 17, 2019

The Kingdom of Copper | S.A. Chakrabort

The continuation of the Daevabad trilogy goes deeper down the rabbit hole. Taking place five years after the events of City...

My Sister, The Serial Killer | Oyinkan Braithwaite

Korede is the older sister, the more responsible one, the quiet, studious one. Her younger sister Ayoola is the fashion plate...

One Day In December | Josie Silver

This book is perfect for anyone that enjoys reading tangled love triangles with twists and turns by fate you’d never expect....

The Only Woman in the Room | Marie Benedict

A well-written portrait that captures the resilience of Hedy Lamarr. Stretching from the 1930s in Austria to the 1940s in America,...

The Raven Tower | Ann Leckie

Readers are immersed in a world of ancient gods, their battles for power, and the significance of spoken language. Told in...

Electric Boots

Saw Rocketman on opening day May 31st. It was touching, but maybe because we are old and listened to Elton John...

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

On the first of January we began a drive from Santa Fe, New Mexico, our home, to DesPlaines, Illinois. The purpose...

The Distant Rumblings of the Sexual Revolution

As the years went by, Barbara's became well known in Chicago and beyond. That led us down many interesting and, often,...