Ignore Your Uncle by Christina

I have this one quirky uncle, a Trivial Pursuit kind of guy. When I was a kid he''d make me nervous by endlessly quizzing me on state capitals, our presidents, the order of the planets, or whatever he felt like I should know. He keeps up to date with current events, watches all of the movies up for Best Picture before the Oscars air, and by the end of April has already read the Pulitzer Prize winner for fiction. He''s got them all neatly lined up in perfect chronological order in a beautiful glass bookcase. And no, he''s not a librarian.

Japanese Noir by Nick

In which we discuss; the decidedly American invention of Rock ‘n Roll, the Piano Man vs. the Rocket Man, the curious phenomena of great Japanese writers named ‘Murakami’, and your new favorite ice cream flavor.

Bonding through Books by Amy

“Mom, I need something new to read”. My heart leapt…could this be it? Could this be the day I’ve waited and hoped for since the day she was born?

Nick vs. a Whale (of a Library)

Nick Vs. A Whale (of a library) In which we discuss a hypocritical National Book Award Board, being quite unabashed about judging books by their covers, and offering encouragement to young writers.