Musings of an enthusiastic reader.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
The Great Influenza by John M. Barry
The Great Influenza by Joh n M. Barry is a chronicle of the 1918 influenza as it effected The United States. This outbreak killed more...
Monday, May 11, 2020
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson is a classic gothic ghost story. The book, which has been the subject of several films and te...
Sunday, April 26, 2020
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky is a novel whose plot reflects its title. It is about a terrible crime and punishment that is b...
Saturday, April 11, 2020
Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel
I thought that Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel was a fantastic book. This piece of plague - fiction was gripping, had complex ...
Saturday, March 28, 2020
Something Deeply Hidden by Sean Carroll
Lately I have been reading several books on the subject of quantum physics. I had previously posted commentary on Kenneth W. Ford’s The ...
Saturday, March 14, 2020
The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
I found The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins to be a lively and fun read. First published in 1859, this book is often credited with help...
Saturday, February 22, 2020
The Quantum World by Kenneth W. Ford
As I have done before, I read The Quantum World by Kenneth W. Ford in order to prepare me for another book. I wanted to read the recent...
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