Author: curlygeek04

Top Ten Tuesday: Scariest Books

This week’s Top Ten list over at The Broke and the Bookish is Top Ten books for Halloween.  This one’s easy, I read plenty of scary books.  Of course the real stuff is often much scarier, but here’s my list of favorite fantasy/horror books.  Not surprisingly, plenty of children’s books make this list.  I don’t…

On the Hop: how we network our blogs

It’s time for another Blog Hop.  I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend!  I am personally mourning the end of summer, even though fall is a beautiful season.  At least I have football to compensate for having to pull  jeans and jackets out of my closet.  So, on to our topic for discussion, which is…

Franzen’s Freedom: Great American Novel or Overhyped?

I wouldn’t normally post about a book I haven’t read, but Jonathan Franzen’s new book Freedom has gotten so much press, and generated so many interesting discussions, I couldn’t resist. A quick recap of some of the events surrounding this book: President Obama is seen purchasing the book on his vacation several days before it’s…