Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 16, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

If You Liked Charlie and the Chocolate Factory… (on Act One, by Moss Hart)

Book Title: Act One: An Autobiography

I have a book to recommend to you – a grown up tale, and true – that has every bit as much cruelty, wonder and suspense as you find in the world of Charlie Bucket and Willy Wonka. “I grew up in an atmosphere of unrelieved poverty, with … ‘the dark brown taste of being poor’ forever in my mouth and the grim smell of …

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March 3, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post by Betsy and Ridley Wills: She Said/He Said

Betsy and Ridley Wills have serious street cred in 37205.  Generational.  They could have kept things cozy, Belle Meade style, but playing it safe just isn’t the way they roll!  Ridley started his own company (you’ve heard of it), and Betsy’s had her hand in multiple businesses, most recently eMDiscovery and YouScience.  They bought a classical Georgian home a few years back, but there’s not …

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