262017Mar

A Truck Full of Money: One Man’s Quest to Recover From Great Success, by Tracy Kidder

The Pulitzer Prize winner of The Soul of a New Machine (1981) and National Book Award winner of Mountains Beyond Mountains (2003), has now written a biography of Paul English, founder of Kayak, a software pioneer, entrepreneur and philathropist. English’s life is a fascinating story of the Internet boom and the beginnings of the online start-up… A Truck Full of Money: One Man’s Quest to Recover From Great Success, by Tracy Kidder

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192017Feb

Female of the Species is Deadlier Than the Male

As pregnant Trudy awaits the imminent birth of her baby boy, the unborn child narrates a tale of duplicitous deceit involving his parents.  In a highly unusual first person narrative, the full-term fetus tells a tale of intrigue in which his pretty blonde mother and her lover plot to kill the baby’s father. John Cairncross,… Female of the Species is Deadlier Than the Male

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222017Jan

The Princess Diarist Offers a Candid Look at Fame

The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher. 2016, Blue Rider Press 257 pages. Many have mourned the recent death of iconic actress Carrie Fisher for a variety of reasons. An actress, author, and mental health advocate, she was admired and beloved by many. Though she had many talents, she will always be most well known for… The Princess Diarist Offers a Candid Look at Fame

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