Info Title: Sherlock Holmes Director: Guy Ritchie Genre: Action/Adventure Recommended: Yes! Especially if you liked the first. Or didn’t see the first. If you hated the first, you’re excused. Background The first Sherlock Holmes flick was pretty much the perfect film for my Thursday movie night circle of friends: a bit goofy, a bit nerdy, [...]
Title: Forget Me Not Price: $1.99 Author: Jennifer Lowe-Anker (artist) Genre: Nonfiction – Memoir Publisher’s Summary: Having suddenly lost her husband, Alex Lowe, in a tragic mountaineering accident, Jennifer Lowe struggled to hold her family together and deal with her grief. At the same time Alex’s best friend, famed climber Conrad Anker, was dealing with [...]
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Title: The Misremembered Man Price: $0.99 Author: Christina McKenna (My Mother Wore a Yellow Dress, The Dark Sacrament) Genre: Fiction – Contemporary Publisher’s Summary: The Misremembered Man is a beautifully rendered portrait of life in rural Ireland which charms and delights with its authentic characters and gentle humor. This vivid portrayal of the universal search [...]
Title: An American Tragedy Price: $1.99 Author: Theodore Dreiser (Sister Carrie, The Titan) Genre: Fiction – Mystery Publisher’s Summary: Theodore Dreiser’s An American Tragedy (1925) is nothing less than what it purports to be — the harrowing story of a weak-willed young man who destroys himself, a villain who is also victim of the values [...]