Book Review: Consequences by Penelope Lively


Author:Penelope Lively Title: Consequences Publication Info: ISBN:  9780670038565 Summary/Review: This novel begins when a woman from a wealthy family and a poor artist meet, fall in love, and marry with parental disapproval in 1930s London.  What follows is a narrative of three generations of women in the family today.  It’s a lyrical text that seems…

Book Review: At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bill Bryson


Author: Bill Bryson Title: At Home: A Short History of Private Life Publication Info: Books On Tape (2010), Audio CD ISBN:  9780307707376 Books Read by the Same Author: A Short History of Nearly Everything A Walk in the Woods Notes from a Small Island In a Sunburned Country I’m A Stranger Here Myself: Notes on…