Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

December 18, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post by Mary Falls: Grazing for the Literary Omnivore

I don’t think I’ve ever seen Mary Falls at a loss for words, and I’ve known her since we practiced law together very many years ago.  She always seems to have just the right thing to say!  Maybe because she reads so much?  Maybe it was all those siblings competing for air time.  Maybe it’s just her own special gift. In case it’s the reading, here’s what …

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March 19, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post: Naill and Mary Falls Dish on International Affairs

Book Titles: My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel, The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War

Mary Falls is a fearless traveler, dedicated volunteer, inspired hostess, and former legal eagle – and she reads the way most people breathe!  Mary does not have much patience with a grammatical error, but has loved reading to her three children for many years.  Charles Dickens is a favorite.  Today she serves up a review of My Promised Land:  The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel, by Ari …

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