Category Archives: Biography

May 9, 2012: Art Garfunkel Reads (Among Other Things)

Another gem from Kelly the book-returner. He tipped me off to the existence of Art Garfunkel’s fascinating website. It seems that Art is a voracious reader (self-declared), a list-maker (not unlike myself) and a documentarian of his own life. On … Continue reading

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September 2, 2011: Libraries of the Rich and Famous

PAGES READ SINCE August 28: 88 YEAR TO DATE: 7,695 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards, The Steps Across the Water by Adam Gopnik, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling and The Cookbook Collector by Allegra Goodman BOOKS COMPLETED: 20 -4,555 … Continue reading

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August 28, 2011: Keeping Up With The Obamas

PAGES READ SINCE August 11: 521 YEAR TO DATE: 7,607 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards, The Steps Across the Water by Adam Gopnik and Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling BOOKS COMPLETED: 20 -4,393 PAGES I’m back. A week … Continue reading

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August 11, 2011: The Big Apple

PAGES READ SINCE August 3: 325 YEAR TO DATE: 7,086 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese BOOKS COMPLETED: 18 -4,064 PAGES I’m off again for a few days in New York without my husband, without my kids. … Continue reading

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August 3, 2011: Dare To Dream

  PAGES READ: 60 YEAR TO DATE: 6,761 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese BOOKS COMPLETED: 18 -3,989 PAGES      

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August 2, 2011: Hipster Lit

PAGES READ since July 25: 320 YEAR TO DATE: 6,701 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese BOOKS COMPLETED: 18 -3,999 PAGES File this one under “more essential reading that I’ve never heard of”. Have I been living … Continue reading

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July 25, 2011: A Little Late to the Potter Party

PAGES READ: 38 YEAR TO DATE: 6,381 CURRENTLY READING: Life by Keith Richards and Swamp Angel by Ethel Wilson BOOKS COMPLETED: 17 -3,919 PAGES Seeing how I’m the last person on the planet to read Swamp Angel I figure it’s also time … Continue reading

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