BookClique

Here we will post our musings on a wide variety of titles. You can comment on our posts and find the titles in our catalog.

The Family Corleone by Ed Falco

If you have ever wondered how Vito Corleone became the Godfather, read Ed Falco’s The Family Corleone which is the prequel to Mario Puzo’s classic story.  Falco’s story also details how Vito’s oldest son, Sonny, becomes a part of the family business (against his father’s wishes).  Sonny as a teenager is the exact same character [...]

The Golden Hat: Talking Back to Autism by Kate Winslet

It was the cover art that attracted me to The Golden Hat: Talking Back to Autism. That cover features a b/w photo of Kate Winslet with Keli Thorsteinsson, an autistic youth featured in the documentary, “Sunshine Boy” released in the U.S. as “A Mother’s Courage:Talking Back to Autism”.  While providing the English voice over for [...]

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