Feb 04, 2013
Here's the scoop on books profiled in our local newspapers this weekend!
At the Pioneer Press , we have:
- The Fate of Mercy Alban  by Wendy Webb - local author murder mystery
- Minnesota's Oldest Murder Mystery - The Case of Edward Phalen: St. Paul's Unsaintly Pioneer by Gary Brueggemann - Mark your calendars! Gary Brueggemann will be appearing at the Maplewood Library  on March 4th at 7:00 p.m. to discuss this case and his book!
- Cricket: Secret Child of a Sixties Supermodel by Susan Fedorko
And in the Star Tribune's Books  section:
- Ike and DIck: Portrait of a Strange Political Marriage  by Jeffrey Frank - biography of the friendship of Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon
- All This Talk of Love  by Christopher Castellani - fiction involving a family struggling with suicide and Alzheimer's
- The Fate of Mercy Alban  by Wendy Webb - doubly featured--both papers!
- Man in the Empty Suit by Sean Ferrell - science fiction novel about a time traveler solving his own murder
- See Now Then  by Jamaica Kincaid - novel about a woman making sense of her ailing marriage and her life
- Temple of a Thousand Faces by John Shors - novel set in Cambodia
- Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief  by Lawrence Wright
Happy reading and requesting!