Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 11, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Livin It Up on Top (Hadestown #4)

  It’s hard being married to Hades – we can imagine. Super hard living in the darkness and depths of the Underworld.  When Persephone returns to the earth’s surface each year to bring spring, can you blame her for going a little wild? Maybe she should slow down on the vino… but maybe not.  “I’ve been to hell and back again But like my mama …

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October 6, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

October Special: “Hadestown” (Hadestown #1)

  Please join me, Bacon friends, on a journey with Hades, Persephone, Orpheus and Eurydice… Hermes tells a mashed-up, modernized tale. It is dark, and brilliant. And also – filled with light. It is just right for October, and always. “Hadestown” opened on Broadway in March of 2019, receiving 14 Tony nominations and winning 7, including “Best Musical”. I’m obsessed. The main characters are: Hermes …

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