Monthly Archives: February 2017

The General, by C.S. Forester

Why this book:  I had read it several years ago, and recommended it to my son, who read it, liked it, and wanted to talk about it during his visit.  My friend Jay also wanted to read it and join our … Continue reading

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Waiting for Snow in Havana, by Carlos Eire

Why this book: This was the KPBS 2016 One Book; One San Diego selection and also a National Book Award winner.  My reading group (rightly) assumed it would be a good read.   As  a memoir, this selection was an exception … Continue reading

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