Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (a quickie)

  The online classics bookgroup I operate for my library is reading The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde this month. Like all the monthly reads I have scheduled through March, this one's a re-read for me, and with every re-read I find much more in the books than I did before. In …

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I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron

Paperback: 160 pages Publisher: Vintage; Reprint edition (April 8, 2008) Language: English   Never mind the grammatically horrendous title (for shame!), this is one entertaining book of essays on the subject of aging, most especially as it applies to women. Whether it would be as funny to either: a). men, or b). people too young …

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The Sorrow of Sisters by Wendy K. Harris

Series: Transita Paperback: 376 pages Publisher: TRANSITA LIMITED (March 10, 2006) Language: English ISBN-10: 1905175264 ISBN-13: 978-1905175260 From The Sorrow of Sisters by Wendy K. Harris: " I was born here - the phrase kept repeating itself in my mind.  I felt friendly towards it, an old-fashioned town, a hotchpotch of preserved Victorian grandeur, some …

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