BOOK REVIEW A young man in the final stages of alcoholism relates the seductively strange tale of how he got there. A worthy second novel by Paul Torday, author of the widely acclaimed "Salmon Fishing in the Yemen."
Updated: March 10, 2009, - 05:43 PM
BOOK REVIEW Reynolds' coming-of-age novel is a subtle rendering of life's adversities and complexities.
Updated: February 04, 2009, - 10:30 AM
This love story set in wartime Seattle is likable, but don't expect great literature.
Updated: January 24, 2009, - 06:27 PM
BOOK REVIEW: When it comes to wisdom, "The Amazing Adventures of Dietgirl" is no lightweight.
Updated: January 13, 2009, - 08:31 PM
He thrived in spite of a handicap and became a cancer researcher. Outside of work, he had a passion for the DFL.
Updated: January 11, 2009, - 07:56 PM
Minnesota writer Pamela Carter Joern expands her artistic range in this Nebraska saga.
Updated: November 30, 2008, - 04:19 PM
This history of personal hygiene gets down and dirty.
Updated: November 25, 2008, - 03:22 PM
In "The Watercooler Effect," the author shows how we use rumors to connect with others -- or to shut them out -- and to ease uncertainty and anxiety.
Updated: October 31, 2008, - 03:35 PM
A new book examines the correspondence between Emily Dickinson and writer Thomas Higginson -- and blasts a few myths in the process.
Updated: October 07, 2008, - 05:23 PM