DrPat is the blog signature used by an old coot who hoards books, dances Argentine Tango, cooks a mean venison chili, and is happy to be along for the sag while my spouse does a marathon bicycle ride. All that is in my spare time — and my work life is classified...
Make a New Year's Resolution to include some of these publications on your reading list!
Some puzzles require you to think sidewise, not harder...
Here they are - the books chosen as the best they read in 2005 by eleven selected BlogCritics. What was yours?
It's holiday time in the publishing biz, too - so don't expect many brand-new books next week.
It's quiet at the publishing houses, busy at the bookstores, as we move deeper into holiday shopping season.
Taken as a whole, the movie is wonderful, the sum of a myriad small, sweet, funny, referential moments.
Patterson's _Mary, Mary_ tops fiction sales this week, while McCourt's _Teacher Man_ takes top honors in non-fiction.
Hint: Have Amazon deliver your gift book order to an alternate address to avoid a pre-Christmas unwrapping.
For the last month, I've been living in Indigo, a small town, accompanying a rural sheriff named Art Whiddick...