Tuesday, May 27, 2003

Tuesday, May 20, 2003

Saturday, May 17, 2003

Michael Ruhlman. The Soul of a Chef English 641.50922 RUH -[COO] (orch, cck, jw)

Friday, May 16, 2003

some reading suggestions

The Sea, The Sea, by Iris Murdoch.
Virginia Woolf-- The Voyage Out
Non-fiction: Nickle and Dimed, Barbara Ehrenbach
Italo Calvino's Invisible Cities
19th century: The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins

Graham Swift: Last Orders.
Jeffrey Eugenides: Middlesex
Tim O'Brian: July, July
Leif Enger: Peace Like a River
Sebastian Faulkes: Birdsong
Margaret Drabble: Seven Sisters
Iris Murdoch: Jackson's Dilemma

Here's a couple of oldies:
George Eliot: Daniel Deronda (big novel)
William Faulkner: The Hamlet (shorter, NOT experimental style)
Dickens: Oliver Twist

Sunday, May 11, 2003

currently reading: The Emperor Of Ocean Park. just finished with Dave Eggers' Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius. i will have to disput e the 'staggering genius' bit. i think he did a good job and it was an interesting work but staggering genius. ha.