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Book Lover, 3/31/22

Books read this year.

Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
Convictions: A Prosecutor’s Battles…Mafia… by John Kroger
Another Kind of Eden by James Lee Burke
Win At All Costs: Inside Nike Running… by Matt Hart
My Ideal Bookshelf …Edited by Thessaly La Force
Almost No Memory by Lydia Davis
Devils in Daylight by Junichiro Tanizaki
Complications by Atul Gawande
Gringos by Charles Portis
I Dare You by William Danforth
Variety of Disturbance by Lydia Davis
The Story of B by Daniel Quinn
Amazon Unbound by Brad Stone
Lists Of Note by Shaun Usher
Samuel Johnson Is Indignant by Lydia Davis
How to Live on 24 Hours a Day by Arnold Bennett
Readings: Essays and Literary Entertainments by Michael Dirda
The Remains of The Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Fiddler in the Subway by Gene Weingarten
Three Weeks To Say Goodbye by C. J. Box
Daughter Of The Morning Star by Craig Johnson
A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again by David Foster Wallace
First Person Singular Stories by Haruki Murakami
Can’t and Won’t by Lydia Davis
My Brother Was An Only Child by Jack Douglas
Flyboys by James Bradley
The Road to Character by David Brooks
The Second Mountain by David Brooks
The Tie That Binds by Kent Haruf
Where You Once Belonged by Kent Haruf
Anxious People by Fredrik Backman
Mencken: The American Iconoclast by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers
The Eve of Saint Venus by Anthony Burgess
Horseshoes, Cowsocks & Duckfeet by Baxter Black
The Happiest Man on Earth: The Beautiful Life of an Auschwitz Survivor by Eddie Jaku
My Holiday In North Korea: the Funniest/Worst Place on Earth by Wendy Simmons
Getting It Right by William F. Buckley, Jr.
Night by Elie Wiesel
When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
Running With Fire: The True Story of…Harold Abrahams by Mark Ryan
Small Things Like These by Claire Keegan
Surprised By Joy: The Shape of My Early Life by C.S. Lewis
Shadows Reel by C. J. Box
Twelve Years A Slave by Solomon Northup
The Dark Hours by Michael Connelly
Murakami T: The T-Shirts I Love by Haruki Murakami
The Counselor by Cormac McCarthy
Notes From A Big Country by Bill Bryson
Survival In Auschwitz by Primo Levi
On Consolation: Finding Solace In Dark Times by Michael Ignatieff

Wednesday, 3/30/22

…franco-american writer calls on his Russian friends to topple Putin’s regime. Here

Monday, 3/21/22

How the Private Golf Clubs of Los Angeles Can Right Their Wrongs

Back in the day (late 70s), our insurance defense attorneys hosted lunches at those clubs, including drinks. Fun, but… The rest of the day was not productive.

Thursday, 3/17/22

Meet Botany’s Badass, Shit-Talking Star  …Funny and you learn a lot of stuff.

Cheetah in slo-mo

Friday, 3/11/22

The Arms Race Of The Feet

Monday, 3/7/22

Is Oregon Ready To Host The Worlds?


Check out here.Here.Here.

Thursday, 3/3/22

The Lie That Americans Tell Themselves About Exercise