THE ROCKIN' REV. REVIEW

The Rev. Reads


"Outside of a dog a book is a man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read"- Groucho Marx

A Reader's Rhapsody

http://www.nytimes.com/2002/09/27/books/27ROIP.html?ex=1034131701&ei=1&en=d90009c3504b6250

Book Discussion Groups for Kids Online

http://www.multnomah.lib.or.us/lib/talk/guides.html

Book Magazine

http://www.bookmagazine.com/

Great Books Discussion Group

http://www.greatbooks.org/

If I was given 1 book to take with me on a desert island, The Odyssey of Homer would be it. Part Soap Opera, part mythology, with mystery and intrigue for good measure

http://classics.mit.edu/Homer/odyssey.html

NY is Book Country

http://www.nyisbookcountry.com

NY Times Book review Online

http://www.nytimes.com/pages/books/index.html

One of my favorite authors: Anne Rice

http://www.annerice.com/

Project Gutenberg

http://gutenberg.net/

Publisher's Weekly

http://publishersweekly.reviewsnews.com/

"Reading Magic"November 16, 2001 Op-Ed by Maria Tatar. What adults think of Harry Potter doesn't matter. J. K. Rowling has formed a powerful alliance with our children.

http://www.nytimes.com/2001/11/16/opinion/16TATA.html?ex=1006960551&ei=1&en=1bd98341e9cd2b79

"There Goes the Neighborhood" November 25, 2001 NY Times Book Review by Margo Jefferson. The story of Jonathan Franzen and the Oprah Book Club offers us a fable about the literary class system today. http://www.nytimes.com/2001/11/25/books/review/25JEFFERT.html?ex=1007658685&ei=1&en=d27191dc802e5373

Returning to the Character Who Started It All

http://www.nytimes.com/2001/11/05/books/05ISSA.html?ex=1005972027&ei=1&en=d4381266b858691a

Other recent reads:
Sappho Leaps by Erica Jong a woman's Odyssey!
Blue Shoe by Anne Lamott and check out her other works too
Good Faith by Jane Smiley
Forever by Pete Hamill
Typhoid Mary by Anthony Bourdain
Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
A Cook's Tour by Anthony Bourdain
Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
One River, Many Wells by Matthew Fox
The Bonesetter's Daughter by Amy Tan
The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor's Disappearance by Benjamin Anastas
The Hours by Michael Cunningham
The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdrich
The Night Listener by Armistead Maupin
The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
The Bell by Iris Murdoch
Too Far Afield by GŁnter Grass
Shelters of Stone by Jean Auel
In This Mountain by Jan Karon


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