Month: February 2011

Part 3 (The General): Washington: A Life

Washington crossing the Delaware…with artistic license. I’ve been blogging about Ron Chernow’s Washington: A Life section by section.  Chernow breaks Washington’s life into five major parts: The Frontiersman The Planter (or, The Planted on my ebook version) The General The Statesman The President The Legend Today’s post is […]

Battle Scars by Meghan O’Brien

Several times over the last twelve months or so this novel caught my eye at the bookstore where I work.  One of the main characters is a woman dealing with post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD) from her experience as a solider in Iraq.  There’s not a plethora of novels […]