Titles for Embracing 2019 – New Title Tuesday

We often begin the last month of the year ping-ponging between events, shopping, and preparing to host visitors.  As the new year approaches, some people make resolutions.  Rather than pretend I'll try to lose weight or start exercising, I prefer to enjoy the quiet and contemplative mood of long, ever-darkening nights lingering over lovely books … Continue reading Titles for Embracing 2019 – New Title Tuesday

In the Country of the Blind by Edward Hoagland

The New Title Tuesday recommendation this week, In the Country of the Blind by Edward Hoagland, is a literary journey to rural Vermont in the Vietnam era as perceived through the eyes and ears of a nearly blind man. Summary: This capstone novel, set in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom, introduces Press, a stockbroker going blind. Press has lost his … Continue reading In the Country of the Blind by Edward Hoagland