Archives for: "September 2011"

Shock Wave

September 20th, 2011
Shock Wave by John Sandford The superstore chain PyeMart has its sights set on a Minnesota river town, but two very angry groups want to stop it: local merchants, fearing for their businesses, and environmentalists, predicting ecological disaster. The… more »

September 19th, 2011
In the background is the hiss of the gas heater; we hear the sound without hearing it for, side by side, together and miles apart, we are deep in our books. more »

2011 Man Booker Prize Shortlist

September 7th, 2011
The Man Booker Prize for Fiction represents the very best in contemporary fiction (from the UK, Ireland, and the Commonwealth). One of the world’s most prestigious awards, and on… more »

September 6th, 2011
"A man who won't listen can't hear." more »