Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

April 3, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Life in the Time of Corona: Friday Night Lights with the Bainbridges

Book Titles: Permission to Fly, Ladies and Gentlemen, Man's Search for Meaning

It’s 5:00 somewhere… oh, actually here in Nashville! Another Friday night home in the Time of Corona. I’m delighted for Paige and Bill Bainbridge to stop in and share a few laughs – while keeping it real.

June 18, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Guest Post: Paige Bainbridge on Reading the Last Page First (Special Topics in Calamity Physics, by Marisha Pessl)

Book Title: Special Topics in Calamity Physics

I once had the chance to hear Paige Bainbridge sing with Holly Williams (daughter of Hank Williams Jr.) at Blackberry Farm.  Outdoors at Yallerhammer, under the stars, Holly asked for a bit of help from the audience.  I volunteered my friend Paige – and you could hear the collective gasp when Paige started harmonizing.  Holly herself looked as surprised as a performer can be mid-song. …

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