Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

May 6, 2019
by jenniferpuryear

Dreamland: Guest Post by Elizabeth Hawkins

Book Title: Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

My friend Elizabeth Hawkins stops in at Bacon today to talk about a book she calls a “jaw-dropping work of nonfiction.” The author will speak in Nashville tomorrow, May 7th – please, read on!

August 13, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post by Elizabeth Hawkins: On Harpeth Hall’s All-School Read, The Running Dream

Book Title: The Running Dream

A wren flew into my house not long ago, through a door I unwisely left open.  The little thing was banging around the sunroom, panicking – and I was too.  I called my neighbor, Elizabeth Hawkins, who came right over to provide emergency assistance and a happy resolution for all parties.  We would have been fine even if it had been a chipmunk, raccoon, deer, coyote, …

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