Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

December 2, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Tis the Season for Short and Sweet

Book Titles: The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher, Thunderstruck

Let’s dream of the perfect cocktail party this holiday season, discerning reader!  Little black dresses float round about, and gentlemen sport their festive ties.  One’s champagne flute is always full – and every conversation is short and sweet. Why get trapped in the corner by a huge novel this December?  It’s not the season for The Goldfinch.  Two smart new short story collections provide just the …

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