Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

March 30, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Life in the Time of Corona: Notes from New York City

Book Title: The Peacock Feast

Author Lisa Gornick had planned to visit Nashville bookstore Parnassus on March 19th, and I was excited to interview her there. Her new novel The Peacock Feast – sumptuous historical fiction set in early 20th-century New York  – had recently been released in paperback, and she was on tour. Honestly, I feared there might be a thin or nonexistent crowd at Parnassus since much of …

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