Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

June 23, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

What’s Your Story? (Between Shades of Gray, by Ruta Sepetys)

“Actually, I’m a failed opera singer,” Ruta Sepetys says with a smile, but it’s the kind of smile that lets you know it still hurts.  That was chapter one.  Chapter two:  she went to Los Angeles and worked in the music business for 25 years, eventually moving to Nashville.  As an artist manager, she helped artists “brand” themselves.  “What’s your story?” she’d ask relentlessly – …

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