Feb 12, 2013
In the very Valentine's Day themed papers this weekend, here's the scoop on featured books!
The Pioneer Press featured Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright as well as 1356 by Bernard Cornwell - historical fiction set in the Middle Ages.
From the Star Tribune Books and Variety section:
Another Insane Devotion: On the Love of Cats and Persons by Peter Trachtenberg
Vampires in the Lemon Grove by Karen Russell
- Short story collection by the author of Swamplandia!
This is Running for Your Life by Michelle Orange - Collected essays on art, technology, and long distance running
Little Known Facts by Christine Sneed - Hollywood-set novel with eleven different perspectives
Flimsy Little Plastic Miracles by Ron Currie Jr. - Explores the line between fiction and memoir in a story about a character named Ron Currie Jr.
House of Earth by Woody Guthrie - Rediscovered novel, written in 1947, by the folk singer
A Week in Winter by Maeve Binchy - The 17th novel by the recently deceased Irish novelist
On that slightly melancholy note...Happy Reading!