Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

August 4, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Harry Potter and The Crushing Disappointment

“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” feels like the Cliff Notes of the book I really want to read.  Imagine Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – or any other book in the series – with everything redacted except the dialogue.  It’s one lick of an ice cream cone.  One sip of an ice cold Coke.  One nibble of the Turkish delight the White Witch …

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July 30, 2016
by jenniferpuryear

Chills and Thrills: August Edition

You know a book is good when you don’t put it down during an 8-hour flight. Today’s post features that novel plus 2 others that are hot off the press and promise to be thrilling reads for the steamy days ahead. First and foremost – and I’m sure this is breaking news to no one – the script of “Harry Potter and The Cursed Child” is …

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