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November 22, 2006

2007 Book List

Here’s the list for upcoming events and reading…and don’t forget, we have a library at
http://www.librarything.com/
User ID - check Anne's e-mail message.

Find it in a library near you: http://worldcat.org/

20 Dec : at Roberta’s – holiday party, no reading but bring a book wrapped for exchange

17 Jan : at Roberta’s – The Seven Daughters of Eve by Bryan Sykes

21 Feb : Sarah’s book at Anne’s – Orlando:A Biography by Virginia Woolf

21 Mar : at Rosemary’s – shared humor (see list below, read whatever you like and share)

18 Apr : at Anne’s – The Librarian by Larry Beinhart

16 May : at Susan’s – Zazie in the Metro by Raymond Queneau

June : Meggin (tba)

For those of you who weren’t there in November, bring suggestions whenever you like.

Other books suggested:

Roberta:
Blue Sky by Galsan Tschinag
Thirteen Moons by Charles Frazier
An Hour Before Daylight by Jimmy Carter

Sarah:
The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran de Sai
The Road From the Elephant Pass by Nihal de Silva
Love by Toni Morrison

Susan:
Drinking Coffee Elsewhere by ZZ Packer
Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky
A Certain Smile and Painted Lady by Francoise Sagan
Davita’s Harp by Chaim Potok

Rosemary:
When You Look Like Your Passport Photo, It’s Time to Go Home and
All I Know About Animal Behavior I Learned in Loehmann’s Dressing Room by Erma Bombeck
Just Keep Going North by Rick Eichert
Molly Ivins Can’t Say That, Can She? and
You Got to Dance With Them What Brung You by Molly Ivins
If You Can’t Say Something Nice by Calvin Trillin

Anne:
Wizard of the Crow by Ngugi Wa'Thiong'O
Shalimar the Clown by Salman Rushdie
On Beauty by Zadie Smith

http://www.powells.com/cgi-bin/biblio?inkey=2-0156031515-0

Posted by s-gang at 9:29 AM

November 8, 2006

Books I probably won't read

While shopping for a hand lotion at Target.com I ran across these titles. Maybe I'm in the wrong business!

The 2007-2012 World Outlook for Hand Lotion
Paperback
~ Philip M. Parker
Usually ships within 4 to 6 weeks. Our Price: $795.00

The 2007-2012 Outlook for Womens Hand Creams and Lotions in the United States
Paperback
~ Philip M. Parker
Usually ships within 4 to 6 weeks. Our Price: $495.00

The 2007-2012 Outlook for Hand Lotions in the United States
Paperback
~ Philip M. Parker
Usually ships within 4 to 6 weeks. Our Price: $495.00

Posted by s-gang at 10:01 AM