Tag Archives: comparison

The Round House: Or “To Kill a Mockingbird Take II”

When I picked up “The Round House” by Louise Erdrich, I was initially attracted by the big gold circle on the front cover, proudly proclaiming it as a National Book Award winner. (Also it’s a New York Times bestseller, though … Continue reading

Posted in Book Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Six Steps To Create a Perfect Crime-Fighting Pair

It’s the stock formula for crime procedurals, and even crime not-quite-procedurals: take a pair of people, make them “partners” and then set them loose on the criminals / monsters / conspirators / whatever that is roaming at large. Looking at … Continue reading

Posted in Generalized Musings | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment