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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 Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

 When was the last time  that you really looked at the moon?  What’s the difference between an ocean and a pond?  Can everyone see what something truly is?  The answer’s are seemingly clear, but Neil Gaiman gives us more unusual thoughts to ponder in The Ocean at the End of the Lane.  Most importantly, to [...]

Bootstrapper: from Broke to Badass on a Northern Michigan Farm by Mardi Jo Link

“Perpetual good cheer, it turns out, can kill a marriage”-I love that line from Bootstrapper: from broke to badass on a northern Michigan farm by Mardi Jo Link.  After a 20 year marriage and 3 sons, the author finally gets to live on a farm with her family like she has dreamed of doing since she [...]

Tell About Night Flowers: Eudora Welty’s Gardening Letters, 1940-1949 by Eudora Welty

I know nothing about floral gardens…or any gardens for that matter, yet I was transfixed by Eudora Welty’s Tell about Night Flowers: Eudora Welty’s Gardening Letters, 1940-1949. Why? Certainly because these letters were written by one of America’s finest writers…and because they provide insight into a world long gone, that of the United States during [...]

The Highway by C.J.Box

After reading The Highway by C.J. Box my advice to anyone driving is to give those big truck drivers a wide berth and some respect!  It’s probably not a good idea to engage them in road rage episodes, especially if you are driving a small car.  And especially if you are a self- centered, young, [...]

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