Archives for: "June 2011"

Cold Vengeance

June 21st, 2011
Cold Vengeance by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child Devastated by the discovery that his wife, Helen, was murdered, Special Agent Pendergast must have retribution. But revenge is not simple. As he stalks his wife's betrayers-a chase that takes him fr… more »

June 20th, 2011
"No, my dear. But I promise you I shall take care of it this morning, in my room." To call her "my dear" made me feel as a man as no words ever had before. I kissed her, promising myself that I would go immediately afterward, but I found myself… more »

The Finkler Question - Howard Jacobson

June 6th, 2011
He should have seen it coming. His life had been one mishap after another. So he should have been prepared for this one... Julian Treslove, a professionally unspectacular former BBC radio producer, and Sam Finkler, a popular Jewish philosopher, writer… more »

June 2nd, 2011
I've nothing against people who love truth. Apart from the fact that they make dull companions. Just so long as they don't start on about storytelling and honesty, the way some of them do. Naturally that annoys me. But provided they leave me alone, I… more »