Top Ten Books it seems just about everyone has read but me

Top Ten Books it seems just about everyone has read but me

Hosted every week by the The Broke and The Bookish, participated in haphazardly by me. All things Franzen (The Corrections, Freedom, etc.) – I feel as though I should delve into one of these one of these days, especially since he grew up in Webster Groves, a township of STL, and especially since one of […]

Drowning in the (anti-)Hype

Drowning in the (anti-)Hype

Photo by quine_63 Yesterday I stumbled upon this little sarcastic gem, and I was reminded of a question posed on someone’s blog some weeks back that I never got around to discussing: How does hype or status affect your (my) reading choices? Honest answer: I really try not to let it influence me too negatively, but […]