Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

March 9, 2017
by jenniferpuryear

Six Spring Reads: Goin Outta My Mind

Book Titles: Exit West, All Grown Up, Swing Time, Her Every Fear, Lincoln in the Bardo, Transit

Mindfulness has a stellar reputation these days, well deserved – but sometimes you don’t want to be where you are (more mindfully). Today’s post – at Styleblueprint – features six compelling, delightful, harrowing, entertaining, funny, and/or challenging current reads that promise to take you out of your own head. Below are a few Bacon bits to get your mouth watering…  We’re on a Road to Nowhere …

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March 7, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Spring Break: And the Days Go By

Book Titles: Aimless Love, The Girl with a Clock for a Heart, Goodbye, Little Rock and Roller, Starting Over

You may find yourself in another part of the world.  You may find yourself behind the wheel of a large automobile.  You may find yourself in a beautiful house with a beautiful wife.  And you may ask yourself – well – how did I get here?   You and David Byrne can think about that.  Or you might happily distract yourself with one of the …

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