Month: January 2010

Doomsday Book by Connie Willis

Title: Doomsday BookAuthor: Connie WillisPublisher: Spectra; First Thus edition (August 1, 1993)ISBN-13: 978-0553562736 Mass Market Paperback: 592 pagesOriginally published in hardcover, 1992Date read: January 18, 2010 This book came to me by way of a friend at work.  We were in the back office having one of those […]

A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick

Title: A Reliable WifeAuthor: Robert GoolrickPublisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 2010ISBN-13: 978-1565129771 Date read: January 5, 2010 The bookstore where I work received an advance reader copy of this novel a few weeks before it was released in paperback.  The time period (1907) and location (Wisconsin) rather […]

An Honorable German by Charles McCain

Title: An Honorable German: A Novel of World War IIAuthor: Charles McCainPublisher: NY: Hachette Book Group, 2009ISBN-13: 978-0446538985**Mass Market Paperback release: May 31, 2010** Date read: January 3, 2010 This book caught my eye on the new book display at my town’s public library. An Honorable German is […]