Tag Archives: fathers and daughters

A Gentleman in Moscow (Highly Recommended)

books

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles

Delightful. Dignity, playfulness, create charming, wise, complete life under Stalin.

 

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

My Life on the Road (Recommended)

books

My Life on the Road by Gloria Steinem

Inspiring stories, profound, surprising, horrifying secrets revealed to lifelong activist.

Note: Secrets chapter only in latest edition.

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Independent People (pub. 1934, classic)

books

Independent People by Halldor Laxness

Challenging, sometimes incomprehensible, but adventure, poetry, philosophy and unforgettable images.

Note to Kindle Readers: There are many complaints about the quality of the Kindle version. Best to read this one the old-fashioned way.

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

This Dark Road to Mercy (Highly Recommended)

books

This Dark Road to Mercy by Wiley Cash

Hardboiled and tense.  Good and evil stalking two little girls.

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Schroder

books

Schroder by Amity Gaige

Nail-biting ride on crazy train. Horrifically incompetent father endangers girl.

 

2 Comments

Filed under Uncategorized

Life after Life

books

Life after Life by Kate Atkinson

Recondite meta-fiction. War’s carnage engulfs rebirth, brotherly-love, and sharp-tongued wit.

Leave a comment

Filed under Uncategorized