Fiction

  • The Sweetness At The Bottom Of The Pie

    The Sweetness At The Bottom Of The Pie by Alan Bradley


  • The Good Thief

    The Good Thief by Hannah Tinti


  • The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part-Time Indian

    The Absolutely True Diary Of A Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie


  • A Northern Light

    A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly


  • The Count Of Monte CristoThe Three Musketeers

    The Count Of Monte Cristo and The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas


  • The Selected Works Of T. S. Spivet

    The Selected Works Of T. S. Spivet by Reif Larsen


  • The Shadow Of The WindThe Angel's Game

    The Shadow Of The Wind and The Angel's Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafon


  • Jim The BoyThe Blue Star

    Jim The Boy and The Blue Star by Tony Earley


  • The Last Samurai

    The Last Samurai by Helen DeWitt


  • Life Of Pi

    Life Of Pi by Yann Martel


  • Ship FeverServants Of The MapThe Voyage Of The Narwhal

    Ship Fever, Servants Of The Map, and The Voyage Of The Narwhal by Andrea Barrett


  • Bel Canto

    Bel Canto by Ann Patchett


  • Cyrano De Bergerac

    Cyrano De Bergerac by Edmond Rostand, translated by Anthony Burgess


  • The Phantom Of The Opera

    The Phantom Of The Opera by Gaston Leroux. My favorite copy of this book, with wonderful color plates, resides in the gothic stacks of Suzallo Library. Look it up if you dare.


  • The Manuscript Found In Saragasso

    The Manuscript Found In Saragasso by Jan Potocki. Classic fun!


  • Master And Commander

    Master And Commander by Patrick O'Brien. Thus begins the twenty volume adventure of Captain Jack Aubrey and surgeon/naturalist/spy Stephen Maturin - do not miss a one.


  • The Game Of Kings

    The Game Of Kings by Dorothy Dunnett. First of six of the best books ever. You will lose sleep and enjoy every second.


  • Madame

    Madame by Antoni Libera


  • Motherless Brooklyn

    Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem


  • My Antonia

    My Antonia by Willa Cather


  • Possession

    Possession by A. S. Byatt


  • Prince

    Prince by Ib Michael


  • The Age Of Innocence

    The Age Of Innocence by Edith Wharton


  • The Horseman On The Roof

    The Horseman On The Roof by Jean Giono


  • The Shipping News

    The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx


  • The FountainheadAtlas Shrugged

    The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand


time well spent

closeup view Jack Troy cup, links to Jack Troy artist page

time to explore

link to newest page of ceramic artist links, including link to Scott Parady, pictured

time flies

Link to monthly image blog