September 30, 2011

The Sparrow

My book club is discussing The Sparrow by Mary Doria Russell tonight. I finished my copy last night in bed and dreamt about it for hours. It is a novel about a secret, Jesuit-led interstellar mission to meet the first (…)

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September 5, 2011

Round Four–Year of Reading at Your Mercy

Well, David did the deed. He drew a slip of paper from the caterpillar and now I have to ask the folks at our favorite neighborhood restaurant, Little Tokyo, what they want me to read next for my Year of (…)

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September 3, 2011

…In Which I Look Closely at a Dead Mosquito

I’ve finished Emily’s pick for my Year of Reading at Your Mercy, The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly, and now I’m gonna write about it. It was such a refreshing read for me, sandwiched between my previous YORAYM (…)

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