Good Books

Currently Reading Portis, Charles – True Grit (F) Watt, Alan – The 90 Day Novel: Unlock the Story Within (NF) In Queue Unger, Donald N.S. – Men Can: The Changing Reality of Fatherhood in America (NF) Walter, Jess – Bleacher Couch Man (SS) 2012 Reading List Card, Orson Scott – Ender’s Game (F) Carr, Nicholas … Continue reading Good Books

Rabbit, Run

John Updike’s novel Rabbit, Run (1960) was written, according to the author, then 28, as a response to Jack Kerouac’s On The Road, “depict[ing] what happens when a young American family man goes on the road . . . [it is] the people left behind [who] get hurt.” There, behind the Brewer, Pennsylvania ice plant, … Continue reading Rabbit, Run