Monthly Archive: March 2012

The Geeks Shall Inherit The Earth by Alexandra Robbins 0

The Geeks Shall Inherit The Earth by Alexandra Robbins

The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth is Alexandra Robbins’ most recent book, published in May of 2011. While I’ve read all of Robbins’ previous books, this one fell a bit flat for me. Pledged...

Keep Our Secrets by Jordan Crane 0

Keep Our Secrets by Jordan Crane

The fifth book in the McMullens series published by McSweeney’s, Keep Our Secrets by Jordan Crane is an odd board book for children printed with heat-sensitive disappearing ink. Billed as the first board book...

Searching for the Whale 2

Searching for the Whale

[This is a complementary post to my guest article on Books & Vines – which can be found over here (a mirrored copy can be found here). If you’re interested in fine press books...

When She Woke – Hillary Jordan 4

When She Woke – Hillary Jordan

When She Woke by Hillary Jordan is probably one of the ‘hottest’ books being hand-sold these days. Published by Algonquin after a large number of other traditional publishers passed on the book [To my...

Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson 0

Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson

The book that sparked my interest in ‘upgrading’ my library to a more permanent collection was one of the most important books from my childhood. Bridge to Terabithia was written in 1977 by Katherine...

Ephemeral Pursuits Finally Goes Live! 3

Ephemeral Pursuits Finally Goes Live!

It’s only taken me a few months, but this blog is finally live. While I’ve taken the time to write a few reviews in the past (several) months, I hadn’t been willing to “officially”...