Thursday, July 12, 2012
Read and Greet
Julie recommends The Dictionary of Worthless Words: 3,000 Words to Stop Using Now by Dave Dowling.
Discover 3,000 unessential and pointless words and phrases that lead to clumsy writing and the concise alternatives to turn your text from vapid to vital.
Jane recommends The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach.
Natasha recommends The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami.
This award winning Japanese novelist blends a unique mix of fantasy and reality with a cast of colorful characters and multilevel plot lines, but begins his long work with a small disappearance - one day Toru's housecat Noboru Wataya is nowhere to be found.