As an omnivorous reader with a fierce hunger for knowledge, I’m as happy as a vampire in a blood bank ordering about half our library's adult print collection. I divide my personal reading fairly evenly between fiction and nonfiction, print and audiobooks, and love book reviews and bookish podcasts.
"One of my favorite books a few years ago was Jay Nordlinger’s “Children of Monsters: An Inquiry into the Sons and Daughters of Dictators” which could have been called “And You Thought Your Dad Was Difficult?” Almost as good though more lighthearte..."
"It’s not easy being a self-appointed authority on health and nutrition. I need to keep up with the latest research so I can confidently tell other people what they’re doing wrong. Fortunately, I can turn to books like James Hamblin’s “If Our Bodie..."