Reviews

The Death of Santini

By Pat Conroy Nan A. Talese / Doubleday: $28.95 I became a fan of Pat Conroy when I saw the movie, Conrack, starring Jon…

In Our Nature

Blue Rodeo: $9.99 Tell Me Again by Blue Rodeo Blue Rodeo’s thirteenth album, In Our Nature, was recorded in the fall of 2012 on…

What’s For Christmas

Books for Everyone on Your List As soon as I place my Pilgrim salt and pepper shakers on the top shelf of my kitchen…

12 Stories

Brandy Clark Hard knocks, daddy issues, cheating issues, anger issues. That’s just part of the songs written and sung by newcomer Brandy Clark. In…

DKone Eggrolls

Where the eggrolls are just the beginning It all started four years ago in Oklahoma with a family and a food truck. Andrew Douangmankone…

Someone: A Novel

By Alice McDermott Farrar, Straus and Giroux: $25 This novel is a masterpiece about ordinary people, told in a simple, yet extraordinary way by…

From Here to Now to You

Jack Johnson Bushfire Records, $11.50 review: Marla Cantrell Try to pick just one reason to love soft-rock superstar Jack Johnson. The obvious is his…