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Monthly Archive for September, 2015

Download The Wellspring Poems by Sharon Olds – PerfectPDF Summary:The theme of Sharon Olds fifth volume of poetry iThe Wellspringi is family and the sexual and sensual nature of the creation and sustenance of life–most often her own From a time in her mothers life that preceded her own birth half of mewas deep in [...]

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Download The New Yorker Book of Dog Cartoons by New Yorker – The Book Was Hilarious Especially Since I Love DogsPDF Summary:A small but delightful book of the finest dog cartoons from the New Yorker A gentle and funny book that should be owned by all dog lovers One of a larger series of topical [...]

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Download Winchell Gossip Power and the Culture of Celebrity by Neal Gabler – More Than Just The Voice For The UntouchablesPDF Summary:On our cultural radar screen politics and celebrity are quickly merging have merged into a single blip Although this is the definitively postmodern development its not without precedent and perhaps the granddaddy of it [...]

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Download Marcellas Italian Kitchen by Marcella Hazan – Definitely A Keeper – Nice Mix EasyHard Recipes – All GoodPDF Summary:With 12 pages of color photographs…

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Download The Russian Century A History of the Last Hundred Years by Brian Moynahan – Stunning Photography Of Russia The Former Soviet UnionPDF Summary:Making extensive use of contemporary accounts Moynahan traces Russias turbulent 20th century from the last days of tsarist rule to the Bolshevik Revolution two world wars and one cold one and to [...]

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Download And the Dead Shall Rise The Murder of Mary Phagan and the Lynching of Leo Frank by Steve Oney – Has Earned A Place In My LibraryPDF Summary: pbProduct Descriptionbp pIn 1913 13-year-old Mary Phagan was found brutally murdered in the basement of the Atlanta pencil factory where she worked The factory manager a [...]

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Download Letting Go by Philip Roth – I Beg To DifferPDF Summary:bLetting Gob is Roths first full-length novel published just after bGoodbye Columbusb when he was twenty-nine Set in 1950s Chicago New York and Iowa city bLetting Gob presents as brilliant a fictional portrait as we have of a mid-century America defined by social and [...]

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Download Caracole by Edmund White – Brilliant And Hypnotic Feast Of Words And ImagesPDF Summary:In French icaracolei means prancing in English caper Both words perfectly describe this high-spirited erotic adventure In bCaracoleb White invents an entire world where country gentry languish in decaying mansions and foppish intellectuals exchange lovers and gossip in an occupied city [...]

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Download To Be Young Gifted and Black by Lorraine Hansberry – SrekcarcPDF Summary:In her first play the now-classic A Raisin in the Sun Hansberry introduced the lives of ordinary African Americans into our national theatrical repertory Now Hansberry tells her own life story in an autobiography that rings with the voice of its creator Brilliantly [...]

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Download Collected Stories of William Faulkner by William Faulkner – You Cant Go Wrong HerePDF Summary:After reading A Mule in the Yard That Will Be Fine and That Evening Sun I was reminded of why this guy is one of the greatest storytellers ever I know his writing can be dense and even a times [...]

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