My Sense of The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

My Sense of The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes

The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes is a very short novel, more of a novella at only 163 pages, that has appeared on list after list after list of 2011 Best Books of the Year.  I didn’t know much about this book, but since it won the Man Booker prize, was short, was […]

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern: Impressions

The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern: Impressions

After reading that The Night Circus failed to live up to Beth and Carrie‘s expectations from the considerable hype, I was less excited to read this novel. I waited patiently until it came up in the library queue, and when it did, I picked it up out of mild (instead of burning) curiosity. Because my […]

My Life In France by Julia Child: Impressions

My Life In France by Julia Child: Impressions

I found this photo somewhere on the internet. I had to use it because, let’s be honest, don’t we all leave your books lying on the floor with a crisp rose oh so carefully strewn across each of their covers? Admit it. You totally do. I, myself, have a florist on speed dial just so […]