The BUZZ: Winspear is best known for her popular Maisie Dobbs mystery series, so this novel (published this month) is a rare treat. The GIST: The story opens in 1914, on the eve of Great Britain’s entry into World War I. It is an in-between time, when the innocence of life in country towns is […]
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I watched an old sitcom the other night that really got me laughing. A married couple recalled an event and disagreed about its details. There were three scenarios: his version, her version, and what really happened. It was entertaining to view from an objective seat how different perspectives altered the outcome. The show was […]
The BUZZ: NYT Bestseller by the author of Seabiscuit. Soon to be a major motion picture directed by Angelina Jolie. Check out the trailer here. The GIST: Louis Zamperini was a juvenile delinquent who was lucky to channel his energy into running, where he excelled to the 1936 Berlin Olympics. By age 26, he was […]