Category Archives: Books

This Time, The Last Sentence

Followers of this blog know that I often introduce books that I am reading by using the title, Opening Paragraphs. Today, as Christmas gifts, I received three books from my daughters and below is the last sentence of the first … Continue reading

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Books

Books are the quietest and most constant of friends;                                             they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, … Continue reading

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It Is A New Week, What Are You Reading?

Tonight, I am starting to read one of the books I received as a Christmas present from the young man who claims to want to be my son-in-law someday. The book is  See No Evil. . . the true story … Continue reading

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Since It Is Thursday

This is the oldest photo that I have.   Dad reading to me back in 1963. Even today, he is always into at least one book. I guess that is where I picked up that habit. Remember, you will be … Continue reading

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What Are You Reading?

I forget who it was who said that “You will be the same person you are today in five years, except for the books you read and the people you associate with” Maybe Ziglar?, maybe Mandino?, maybe Yeager? Here is … Continue reading

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Advice For The Day, 1st Installment

Pretty simple fact and known to me for a long time.   Look here.   Note: That dark, angled item on the shelf is the first “nightstick” my father was issued when he became a police officer in Hillside, NJ … Continue reading

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An Honor

Another first if my fifty-four year life. I have been given a “Advance Reading Copy” of the new book by an author whose first book I read and promoted on SVU. Quite an honor as I see it. Most of … Continue reading

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Books

And after I got tossed out of Steve’s House, I would head over to Kurt’s and compare books. Then, on the way home, I could stop at Eclectity, where they like their women bookish.

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