Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

July 24, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Bacon Bit: Elizabeth Lamar on All the Light We Cannot See

Book Title: All the Light We Cannot See

Regular Bacon contributor Elizabeth Lamar is just back from a family fishing trip to the east cape of the Baja peninsula in Mexico, “a great family destination… IF your family likes to fish just about every day,” she says, laughing.  A strong and skillful fisherwoman, Elizabeth secured a striped marlin!  She also secured a few minutes for reading, and today she shares her thoughts on All The Light …

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May 22, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post: Elizabeth Lamar on a Deathbed Secret

Book Title: The All of It

It’s no secret that Elizabeth Lamar loves Nashville: she loves her extended family here, her beloved Warner Parks, the terrific new retail and restaurants (like The 404!), and the culture of welcoming friendliness she values.  No one exemplifies that culture better than Elizabeth, who creates a big, warm circle and invites people in.  Despite her gregarious nature, Elizabeth would start the ideal day by herself, unhurried, with …

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