Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

August 19, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Why to Read – or Not Read – California, by Edan Lepucki

Book Title: California

We read some books because of the buzz, right?  The Boys in the Boat or Unbroken.  Gone Girl or The Goldfinch.  If you’re on the fence about the latest somewhat buzzy book, Edan Lepucki’s California – maybe wait for the movie.  Alternatively, buy the book because you really like Stephen Colbert or want to take a position in a publisher’s business dispute with Amazon – both perfectly legitimate reasons! California has been …

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