Book Review: The Archaeology of Home by Katharine Greider


Author: Katharine Greider Title: The archaeology of home : an epic set on a thousand square feet of the Lower East Side Publication Info: New York : PublicAffairs, c2011. ISBN: 9781586487126 Summary/Review: With much anticipation, I received this book as an advanced reading copy through the Library Thing Early Reviewers program.  Greider and her family…

Book Review: The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón


Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafón Title: The Shadow of the Wind Publication Info: Penguin Highbridge (Aud) (2005) ISBN:  9780786558186 Summary/Review: This is an epic, sprawling book set in Barcelona after the Spanish Civil War, under the fearful reign of Franco.  A boy named Daniel is taken by his father to a mysterious bookshop called the Cemetery…